Acropora Coral, Purple
Scientific Name: Acropora sp.
Feeding difficulty: difficult
Placed locations: any
Keeping requirements: salinity 1.020-1.025; pH 8.1-8.4
Temperament: some offensive
Species: Acropora Branch
Staghorn corals have color shades, different shape. Give coral considerably.
There are many different varieties of growth and the formation of different styles also. Most aquarium market see is short, dense dendritic structure. Short branches of this coral will grow along with the growth of the second branches. Occasionally, grow shape like plane other.
Ideal living environment is a metal halide lamp provides strong illumination. Will thrive in strong light. In good condition, staghorn coral growth often than other coral growth faster.
High pH, salinity and calcium content to its full growth, it is bound to keep as close to zero as possible to reduce the content of phosphates and nitrates. If the conditions are suitable, will live debris fell on the growth of a new individual.
While providing sufficient light and good water quality, but also like strong, intermittent flow. The best placement made waves and multiple pumps in the cylinder.
Most of their nutrition from photosynthesis, but it is best to add some plankton and green algae.
If you raise salt water fish tank, I recommend making waves preferred WZHB waver maker, but a boutique industry