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Montipora cryptus

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Montipora cryptus. Red Sea. Small colony. Photograph: Charlie Veron.

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lexID:
4355 
AphiaID:
287703 
Scientific:
Montipora cryptus 
German:
Kleinpolypige Steinkoralle 
English:
Pore Coral 
Category:
Sten koraller SPS 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Scleractinia (Order) > Acroporidae (Family) > Montipora (Genus) > cryptus (Species) 
Initial determination:
Veron, 2000 
Occurrence:
Adenske golf, Indo Stillehavet, Kenya, Rødehavet, Seychellerne, Vestlige Stillehav 
Size:
bis zu 30cm 
Temperature:
22°C - 27°C 
Food:
Plankton, Zooxantheller/Lys 
Tank:
~ 150 Liter 
Difficulty:
Average 
CITES:
Appendix II ((commercial trade possible after a safety assessment by the exporting country)) 
Related species at
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2012-04-28 14:03:18 

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“From Veron, J.E.N. Corals of the World.”
Veron, 2000

Characters: Colonies are small irregular plates. Corallites are small, immersed and widely spaced. The coenosteum is covered with tuberculae which may be verrucae-like. These may contain corallites.

Colour: Brown or mottled.

Habitat: Most reef environments.

Abundance: Uncommon and inconspicuous.

Similar species: Montipora floweri

This species occurs in shallow, tropical reef environments.
It occurs in most reef environments.
This species is found to at least 20 m.

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