Acropora insignisis commonly referred to as Acropora insignis. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not for beginners. A aquarium size of at least 200 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 1924 AphiaID: 288211 Scientific: Acropora insignis German: Kleinpolypige Steinkoralle English: Acropora Insignis Category: Stony Corals SPS Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Scleractinia (Order) > Acroporidae (Family) > Acropora (Genus) > insignis (Species) Initial determination: (Studer, ), 1879 Occurrence: American Samoa, Australia, Cambodia, Fiji, Flores, Great Barrier Reef, Indo Pacific, Indonesia, Japan, Kingman Reef, Malaysia, Marschall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, New Caledonia, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Queensland (Australia), Singapore, Solomon Islands, Taiwan, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna Sea depth: 1 - 30 Meter 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 Offspring: Easy to breed Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Appendix II ((commercial trade possible after a safety assessment by the exporting country)) Red List: Data deficient (DD) Related species at Catalog of Life: More related species in this lexicon:
Meerwasser-Lexikon Team Publisher:
Created: 2006-05-07 11:24:01
Last edit: 2020-08-07 09:56:50
Captive breeding / propagation
Acropora insignis is easy to breed. There are offspring in the trade
available. If you are interested in Acropora insignis, please contact us at
Your dealer for a progeny instead of a wildcat.
You help to protect the natural stocks.
Infos from AIMS:
Characters: Colonies form compact irregular corymbose clumps with distal branches much finer than proximal branches. Axial corallites are long and tubular. Radial corallites are widely spaced, immersed on main branches, scale-like on distal branches.
For more Infos click to the Link to AIMS
Husbandry know-how of owners