Duncanopsammia axifuga

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Duncan Coral
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Duncan Coral
Species Duncanopsammia axifuga
Difficulty Moderate
Required Lighting Low/Moderate
Temp. 72-78F
Placement Midground
Coloration Neon Green, Purple
pH 8.2-8.4
Specific Gravity 1.023-1.025
Water Hardness 8-12dh
Temperament Peaceful
Water Flow Low


Alternative names[edit]

Whisker Coral, Daisy Coral, Duncan Coral

Tank compatibility[edit]

Bottom or middle

Diet[edit]

Photosynthetic and filter feeder.

Feeding regime[edit]

A weekly broadcast feeding of plankton or other suitable coral food will suffice.

Environment Specifics[edit]

Moderate flow. Not very picky on light can get used to just about any level of lighting.

Behaviour[edit]

Not aggressive, keep away from stinging corals and anemones.

Identification[edit]

Looks like a very large pale green Zoanthus or Palythoa.

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