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Goniastrea thecata Stony coral


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lexID:
2679 
AphiaID:
288029 
Scientific:
Goniastrea thecata 
German:
Hirnkoralle 
English:
Stony Coral 
Category:
Stony Corals LPS 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Scleractinia (Order) > Merulinidae (Family) > Goniastrea (Genus) > thecata (Species) 
Initial determination:
Veron, DeVantier & Turak, 2000 
Occurrence:
Sudan, Eritrea, Djibouti, Egypt, Gulf of Aden, Indo Pacific, Israel, Jordan, Madagascar, Red Sea, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Yemen 
Sea depth:
0 - 15 Meter 
Size:
up to 9.84" (25 cm) 
Temperature:
75.2 °F - 80.6 °F (24°C - 27°C) 
Food:
Plankton, Zooxanthellae / Light 
Tank:
33 gal (~ 150L) 
Difficulty:
Average 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Appendix II ((commercial trade possible after a safety assessment by the exporting country)) 
Red List:
Near threatened (NT) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life:
 
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2019-11-10 20:32:58 

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Similar Species: Superficially resembles Oulophyllia bennettae underwater. See also Favites paraflexuosa

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