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Anacropora spinosa (c) “From Veron, J.E.N. Corals of the World.”
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Profile lexID: 4090 AphiaID: 289244 Scientific: Anacropora spinosa German: kleinpolypige Steinkoralle English: Anacropora Spinosa Category: Coralli duri SPS Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Scleractinia (Order) > Acroporidae (Family) > Anacropora (Genus) > spinosa (Species) Initial determination: Rehberg, 1892 Occurrence: Filippine, Palau, Papua Nuova Guinea Size: bis zu 25cm Temperature: 24°C - 26°C Food: Mangime in polvere, Plancton, Zooxantelle/Luce Tank: ~ 200 Liter Difficulty: Animale non indicato per i neofiti CITES: Appendix II ((commercial trade possible after a safety assessment by the exporting country)) Related species at: Catalog of Life
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“From Veron, J.E.N. Corals of the World.”
Characters: Branches are compact, contorted, less than 10 millimetres thick and tapering to a point. Spines project below corallites. Corallites are elongate, crowded, irregular, and are usually not strongly tapered.
Colour: Pale brown, sometimes with white branch tips.
Habitat: Shallow reef environments.
Abundance: Usually uncommon.
Similar species: Anacropora puertogalerae
Source reference: Veron (2000). Taxonomic reference: Pillai (1973). Additional identification guide: Nishihira and Veron (1995).
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