Bright Red and Green Favia Coral - 2.5 Inches
This beautiful cultured favia brain coral has bright red eyes rimmed with bright green. It is 2.5 inches in diameter. It is a nice brain coral.
Common names for Favia corals are moon coral, green moon coral, brain coral, closed brain coral, and star coral. Favia corals are one of the most prolific coral species in the world.
Feeding tentacles emerge at night which will allow you to feed them items like brine shrimp for faster growth. Polyp buds can occur which are a form of asexual reproduction in the home reef aquarium. They prefer low to moderate light. High current will keep them from expanding completely. They are an easier coral to keep which makes the good for the begginner reef aquarist.
Find out more about Favia Coral care here. To learn more about the Faviidae family of corals, please see this article.
|Quick Care Info
Care Level: Easy
Lighting: Low to Moderate
Scientific Name: Favia sp.
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