Pocillopora zelliis commonly referred to as Stony Coral. Difficulty in the aquarium: средний. A aquarium size of at least 200 Liter is recommended. Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown.
Profile lexID: 5929 AphiaID: 289253 Scientific: Pocillopora zelli German: kleinpolypige Steinkoralle English: Stony Coral Category: Мелкополипные Жёсткие Кораллы Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Scleractinia (Order) > Pocilloporidae (Family) > Pocillopora (Genus) > zelli (Species) Initial determination: Veron, 2000 Size: bis zu 30cm Temperature: 23°C - 27°C Tank: ~ 200 Liter Difficulty: средний Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Appendix II ((commercial trade possible after a safety assessment by the exporting country)) Related species at: Catalog of Life More related species: in this lexicon
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Created: 2013-08-24 08:09:31
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Colonies form hemispherical mounds or are openly branched. Branches are tall and upright, almost cylindrical in section, becoming flattened towards the tip. Verrucae are widely spaced, short and uniform. Outer branches of colonies may be fused.
Colour: Brown with white branch tips.
Similar species: Pocillopora capitata , Pocillopora verrucosa
Taxonomic note: Source reference: Veron (2000). Taxonomic reference: Veron (2002).
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