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ORA Misty Purple Acro
Acropora sp.
 
 
 
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Tank Stats
Size : 1.5-2 inches
Care Level : Easy
Temperament : Non-Aggressive
Reef Safe : Yes
Diet : Two Little Fishies ZoPlan & PhytoPlan, AlgaGen Coral Smoothie
Origin : Aquacultured @ Oceans, Reefs, & Aquariums Inc. Ft. Pierce FL
Acclimation Time : 3+ hours
Coral Safe : Yes
Invertebrate Safe : Yes
Minimum Tank Size : 10 Gallons
  
  

This particular Acroporid is a branching species that has teal-purple corallites with what looks like purple polyps. Acroporids, or corals that belong to the Family Acroporidae (Acropora, Anacropora, Astreopora, Enigmopora, and Montipora), are the most abundant sps coral species found around the world (deep & shallow). While some of them may be difficult, most of these corals are quite easy to maintain in home aquaria; especially for seasoned aquarists. Since these animals are found all over the tropics, in every setting (reef crest, back reef, reef slope, and lagoons), a wide range of illumination & flow options are available. However, we have found that intense illumination will result in better coloration, and a higher flow rate will yield more growth. Intermediate to advanced aquarists can easily enjoy these animals.

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