Testimonials

Very happy so far!

They arrived at about 9:45am. They are acclimating now and they all looked alive and great when I opened it up. I put a couple of small aiptasia in the bag and a couple of the berghia are munching on them in the bag! Additionally there were like 5 o...

Tony

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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Testimonials

Berghia Arrival in NY

They came today, and shipped great. They were all moving quickly in the bag, and the minute I placed them in the holding container, they started eating the Aiptaisia that's was there. Thanks so much. John in NY

John from New York

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