Plerogyra sinuosa

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Bubble Coral
Plerogyra sinuosa-1950.jpg
Bubble Coral
Species Plerogyra sinuosa
Difficulty Easy
Required Lighting Medium
Temp. 72-78F
Placement Foreground/Low
Coloration White/Yellow
pH 8.2-8.4
Specific Gravity 1.023-1.025
Water Hardness 8-12dH
Temperament Aggressive
Water Flow Low/Medium


Alternative names[edit]

Bubble Coral

Tank compatibility[edit]

Top, Middle or Bottom feeder?

Diet[edit]

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Environment Specifics[edit]

Unknown

Behaviour[edit]

Unknown

Identification[edit]

This coral has a white-ridged hard skeleton that can be seen when the polyps are deflated. When inflated, the large fleshy polyps will cover the entire skeleton, and are white or yellowish in colour, a more pinkish variant is available. Like many other LPS corals, they do posses sweeper tentacles that can harm other corals within reach.

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