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The Mushroom Polyp - Rainbow Ricordea looks awesome in any reef tank. These corallimorphs are covered with short tentacles which are colored in different and beautiful streaks of color. The Mushroom Polyp - Rainbow Ricordea is very easy to maintain and can grow and propagate very easily in an aquarium. They are available either in multiples or singly that are attached to very petite pieces of rocks. The Mushroom Polyp - Rainbow Ricordea has short tentacles which are club or berry shaped. They are semi aggressive in nature as compared to other marine aquarium invertebrates. It is recommended to keep the Mushroom Polyp - Rainbow Ricordea away from other corals just to avoid the aggression in the aquarium. They need low water flow and moderate illumination. The Mushroom Polyp - Rainbow Ricordea can be placed anywhere in your marine aquarium. Often, you will find them closed when you introduce it into the tank. Once the Mushroom Polyp - Rainbow Ricordea gets acclimated to the environment, it will open up within eight weeks? time. If there is bright light arrangement in the aquarium, the Rainbow Ricordea has to be kept at the bottom of the reef tank. It also shows symbiotic relationship with Zooxanthellae, which lives inside the tissue and provides nutrition to the coral. In return the corals provide shelter to these Zooxanthellae. Apart from the photosynthesis, it can also be fed with additional supplements of phytoplankton and shrimps for continued health growth. The Mushroom Polyp - Rainbow Ricordea shows the beautiful color effects in presence of actinic lighting.
|Lovely little mushrooms|
|This was a great buy! These 2 polyps are now 4. They expand so beautifully and are stunning under the proper lighting. Very hardy and easy to keep. So glad I bought these!|
|Reviewed by: Andrew Dorman from E. Brunswick, NJ on Nov. 9, 2011, 6 p.m.|