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Montipora caliculata Stony Coral

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lexID:
1377 
AphiaID:
287696 
Scientific:
Montipora caliculata 
German:
Kleinpolypige Steinkoralle 
English:
Stony Coral 
Category:
Stony Corals SPS 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Scleractinia (Order) > Acroporidae (Family) > Montipora (Genus) > caliculata (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Dana, ), 1846 
Occurrence:
Australia, Great Barrier Reef, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea 
Size:
up to 9.84" (25 cm) 
Temperature:
75.2 °F - 80.6 °F (24°C - 27°C) 
Food:
Plankton, Zooxanthellae / Light 
Tank:
44 gal (~ 200L) 
Difficulty:
Not for beginners 
CITES:
Appendix II ((commercial trade possible after a safety assessment by the exporting country)) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life:
 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2007-05-08 14:41:45 

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Similar Species: Montipora venosa, which has larger and more clearly funnel-shaped corallites. See also M. fovelolata.

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