Favites monticularisis commonly referred to as Favites monticularis. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
The offspring of Favites monticularis are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Favites monticularis, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Favites monticularis, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.
Mondal, Raghunathan & Venkataraman, 2013
Colonies are green to brown in colour. Centre of the corallites or columella is pale and the monticules are whitish in colour.
Journal of Threatened Taxa | www.threatenedtaxa.org | 26 June 2013 | 5(10): 4510–4513
Description of Favites monticularis sp. nov. (Faviidae) off North Andaman Islands, India
Authors: Tamal Mondal, C. Raghunathan, K. Venkataraman