Favites chinensisis commonly referred to as Stony coral. Difficulty in the aquarium:
Average. A aquarium size of at least 200 Liter is recommended.
Profile lexID: 1774 AphiaID: 207451 Scientific: Favites chinensis German: Hirnkoralle English: Stony Coral Category: Sten koraller LPS Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Scleractinia (Order) > Merulinidae (Family) > Favites (Genus) > chinensis (Species) Initial determination: (Verrill, ), 1866 Size: bis zu 25cm Temperature: 24°C - 27°C Tank: ~ 200 Liter Difficulty: Average 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: 2005-12-18 18:19:17
Last edit: 2007-05-09 00:49:03
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Characters: Colonies are massive and rounded. Corallites are shallow, angular to subplocoid, with thin walls. Septa are straight and even. Those of adjacent corallites are aligned across the wall. There are no paliform lobes.
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