The Red Chalice is a Red colored coral with a heavy tissue matter over its skeleton. The heavily- tissued, fleshy body adds amazing texture, and makes it a beautiful addition to any tank. The Red Chalice is very easy to maintain, therefore it makes a very good choice for a beginner aquarist. Being a hardy species, it can be grown in almost any type of light environment. The Red Chalice grows best exhibiting its brightest colors under moderate to high light. It features long sweeper tentacles that can sting the neighboring corals, therefore keeping the other corals at a distance is recommended. The Chalice Frag should be placed horizontally in areas of low to medium and water movement. It is known to have both the habit of encrusting when placed other corals as well as a plating habit when housed in an open areas. The Red Chalice is basically nocturnal, and feeds at night. It benefits from small pieces of meaty marine foods, such as baby brine shrimp, Cyclop-eeze, or foods designed for filter feeding invertebrates. Addition supplements of calcium, strontium, and other trace element to the water column is also proved beneficial for its continued good health. The Chalice Frag thrives well in a temperature range of 72-78 degree Fahrenheit, and pH of 8.1-8.4.