Montipora crassituberculatais commonly referred to as Stony corals. Difficulty in the aquarium:
Only for advanced aquarists. A aquarium size of at least 200 Liter is recommended.
Profile lexID: 1636 AphiaID: 287702 Scientific: Montipora crassituberculata German: Kleinpolypige Steinkoralle English: Stony Corals Category: Sten koraller SPS Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Scleractinia (Order) > Acroporidae (Family) > Montipora (Genus) > crassituberculata (Species) Initial determination: Bernard, 1897 Size: bis zu 25cm Temperature: 24°C - 27°C Tank: ~ 200 Liter Difficulty: Only for advanced aquarists CITES: Appendix II ((commercial trade possible after a safety assessment by the exporting country)) Related species at: Catalog of Life More related species: in this lexicon
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Created: 2005-10-08 14:15:59
Last edit: 2007-05-08 14:41:06
Usually uniform brown or blue (which may photograph purple). Corallite centres may be brightly coloured. Similar species: Montipora aequituberculata, which has smaller corallites and fewer papillae
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