The offspring of Acropora awi are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Acropora awi, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Acropora awi, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.
Characters: Colonies consist of bottlebrush branches which may form a loose thicket but which are usually long and distinct. Branchlets and sub-branchlets are compact and of uniform shape. Axial corallites intergrade with radial corallites and are long and tubular. Small radial corallites are pocket-shaped.
Habitat: Shallow reef slopes and fringing reefs.
Similar species: Acropora echinata , Acropora navini