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Profile lexID: 4379 AphiaID: 289299 Scientific: Montastrea colemani German: Großpolypige Steinkoralle English: Montastrea Coral Category: Coralli duri LPS Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Scleractinia (Order) > Faviidae (Family) > Montastrea (Genus) > colemani (Species) Initial determination: (Veron, ), 2000 Occurrence: , Celebes Sea , India , Vietnam , Tansania Australia, Bunaken, Cina, Coralsea, Filippine, Giappone, Giava, Indonesia, Indopacifico, Isole Salomon, Kenia, Madagascar, Malesia, Mar Cinese meridionale, Mar delle Andamane, Mare Arabico, Mare di banda, Micronesia, Oceano Indiano, Palau, Papua Nuova Guinea, Samoa, Singapore, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Tailandia, Taiwan, Timor Est Size: 20 cm - 50 cm Temperature: 22°C - 27°C Food: fitoplancton, Plancton, zooplancton, Zooxantelle/Luce Tank: ~ 150 Liter Difficulty: Mediamente facile CITES: Appendix II ((commercial trade possible after a safety assessment by the exporting country)) Related species at: Catalog of Life More related species: in this lexicon
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Created: 2012-05-10 19:53:00
Last edit: 2012-05-10 19:53:00
“From Veron, J.E.N. Corals of the World.”
Characters: Colonies are submassive to encrusting, with compact rounded corallites 5-8 millimetres diameter. ?Groove and tubercle? formations are well developed. Two cycles of septa clearly alternate; both are thickened over walls and are uniformly toothed. A paliform crown is well developed.
Colour: Uniform brown or brown with green centres.
Habitat: Most reef environments.
Similar species: Montastrea valenciennesi
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