The offspring of Goniopora tenella are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Goniopora tenella, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Goniopora tenella, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.
From Veron, J.E.N. Corals of the World
Description: Colonies are encrusting or explanate plates. Corallites are shallow and have thin walls. Septa are numerous and even. Corallites are 5-7 millimetres diameter. Polyps are short, without tubular trunks.
Color: Brown, grey or mottled.
Habitat: Shallow reef environments.
Similar Species: Goniopora somaliensis, which has smaller corallites and a distinctive colouration.