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So far, So good.

Just wanted to let you know that the 5 Berghia arrived in great shape. Nice job with the packaging and heat packs. I decided to place them in a holding tank, so I can monitor them and hand feed them aiptasia. I found some info on how to do this onlin...

Sean

Aquacultured Bright Meteor Shower Cyphastrea Coral - 1 Inch

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Aquacultured Bright Meteor Shower Cyphastrea Coral - 1 Inch

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Our pink eye Cyphastrea coral is 1 inch and encrusting on a coral frag plug. This coral has bright pink eyes and blue base tissue. The coral has a nice color for the money and grows fairly quickly.

Cyphastrea sp. are usually massive or hemisherical. They come in striking colors, with the polyps usually of contrasting colors like pink eyes on a blue background or green eyes on an orange background.  These are in the Faviidae family of corals, which are generally considered to be LPS (large polyped stony) corals, but many hobbyists classify Cyphastrea spp. as SPS (small polyped stoney) corals due to the size of the polyps.

Meteor shower corals prefer to be located near the bottom of the aquarium in low to moderate lighting. This is one of the easier stony corals to keep.

Please see this article for more information about the Faviidae family of corals.

Quick Care Info

Care Level: Moderate

Temperament: Passive

Lighting: Moderate

Waterflow:  Moderate

Scientific Name:  Cyphastrea sp.

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Huge Frag & Berghia Survival

You're the BEST! Thank you for the huge frag of that tort, she is beautiful and on my best rock receiving the flow from a Vortech mp40 and alternating current from my mp10. The Berghias were all fine and healthy and scurried into the rockwork fine...

Daniel G. from Miami, FL

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