Montipora efflorescensis commonly referred to as Hard Stone coral. Difficulty in the aquarium:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. A aquarium size of at least 150 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Profile lexID: 1365 AphiaID: 207163 Scientific: Montipora efflorescens German: Kleinpolypige Steinkoralle English: Hard Stone Coral Category: Sten koraller SPS Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Scleractinia (Order) > Acroporidae (Family) > Montipora (Genus) > efflorescens (Species) Initial determination: Bernard, 1897 Size: bis zu 25cm Temperature: 24°C - 27°C Tank: ~ 150 Liter Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Appendix II ((commercial trade possible after a safety assessment by the exporting country)) Red List: Near threatened (NT) Related species at: Catalog of Life More related species: in this lexicon
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Created: 2005-03-28 16:05:50
Last edit: 2007-05-08 14:38:37
Similar Species: Montipora grisea, which has more compact corallites without the formation of mounds. See M. lobulata, also M. peltiformis and M. stilosa.
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