Astreopora ocellatais commonly referred to as Moon Coral, Staghorn Coral, Stony Coral. Difficulty in the aquarium: Average. A aquarium size of at least 150 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
The offspring of Astreopora ocellata are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Astreopora ocellata, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Astreopora ocellata, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.
Colonies are dome-shaped or flat. Corallites are compact and large, with wide openings. Small corallites usually occur between the large corallites. The coenosteum is coarse.
Color: Cream or yellow.
Similar Species: Corallites are substantially larger than those of other Astreopora except A. macrostoma.