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Acropora haimei Acropora haimei

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Acropora haimei (c) “From Veron, J.E.N. Corals of the World.”

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lexID:
4059 
AphiaID:
207110 
Scientific:
Acropora haimei 
German:
kleinpolypige Steinkoralle 
English:
Acropora Haimei 
Category:
Stony Corals SPS 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Scleractinia (Order) > Acroporidae (Family) > Acropora (Genus) > haimei (Species) 
Occurrence:
Madagascar, Red Sea 
Size:
9.84" - 39.37" (25cm - 100cm) 
Temperature:
75.2 °F - 78.8 °F (24°C - 26°C) 
Food:
Dustfood , 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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Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
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Last edit:
2012-02-02 18:20:10 

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“From Veron, J.E.N. Corals of the World.”

Acropora haimei
(Milne Edwards and Haime, 1860)


Characters: Colonies consist of dense thickets of short upright tapered branches. Colonies may form extensive single-species stands in shallow water. Axial corallites are exsert and tubular. Radial corallites are irregular in size and tubular, with sharp-edged lips.

Colour: Uniform pale or dark brown.

Habitat: Shallow reef environments.

Abundance: Usually uncommon.

Similar species: Acropora pectinatus , Acropora yongei

Taxonomic note: This species was incorrectly synonymised with Acropora yongei by Veron and Wallace (1984). Source reference: Veron (2000). Taxonomic reference: Scheer and Pillai (1983).

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