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Acropora cytherea

Acropora cythereais commonly referred to as Staghorn coral. Difficulty in the aquarium: Animale non indicato per i neofiti. A aquarium size of at least 200 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


Profilbild Urheber Claude Schumacher, Böblingen

Acropora cythera, (c) by Extremecorals


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lexID:
1708 
AphiaID:
207095 
Scientific:
Acropora cytherea 
German:
Kleinpolypige Steinkoralle 
English:
Staghorn Coral 
Category:
Coralli duri SPS 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Scleractinia (Order) > Acroporidae (Family) > Acropora (Genus) > cytherea (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Dana, ), 1846 
Sea depth:
3 - 25 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 35cm 
Temperature:
24°C - 27°C 
Tank:
~ 200 Liter 
Difficulty:
Animale non indicato per i neofiti 
Offspring:
Easy to breed 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Appendix II ((commercial trade possible after a safety assessment by the exporting country)) 
Red List:
Least concern (LC)  
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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More related species
in this lexicon
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2018-02-15 16:19:22 

Captive breeding / propagation

Acropora cytherea is easy to breed. There are offspring in the trade available. If you are interested in Acropora cytherea, please contact us at Your dealer for a progeny instead of a wildcat. You help to protect the natural stocks.

Info

From AIMS: Acropora cytherea
Characters: Colonies are wide flat tables which are usually thin and finely structured. May become thick and robust in turbulent environments. Fine upward projecting branchlets have exsert axial corallites. Radial corallites are short, with open calices. Tentacles are frequently extended during the day.


For more Infos click to AIMS:

External links

  1. Corals of the World by Charlie Veron (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  2. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  3. SeaLifeBase (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.

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Acropora cythera, (c) by Extremecorals
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Copyright J. E N. Veron, from Corals of the World, Ashmore Reef, Philippinen
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Copyright J. E N. Veron, from Corals of the World, Ashmore Reef, western Australia. Variation in plates
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