Eunicea fuscais commonly referred to as Gorgonian, Doughnut Sea Rod. 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 Eunicea fusca are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Eunicea fusca, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Eunicea fusca, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.
The horn coral Eunicea fusca lives in protected reef areas with medium wave load in the Caribbean.
The coral forms quite slender branches with a diameter between 2.5 - 3.5 mm, the tips of the branches are sometimes slightly nodular.
Colour: black-grey to ochre; polyps brown
Reproduction: asexual reproduction
The coral does not come specifically to the specialised trade.