Husbandry“From Veron, J.E.N. Corals of the World.”
Characters: Colonies are encrusting and are devoid of any tendency to form branches. All corallites are rasp-like and are very small (averaging 1 mm diameter).
Colour: Bright green, sometimes brown.
Habitat: Reef flats exposed to strong wave action or currents.
Abundance: Common but inconspicuous.
Similar species: Acropora crateriformis , Acropora palmerae
Source reference: Veron (2000). Taxonomic reference: Veron (2002).