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Mycedium elephantotus Green Eyed Cup Coral or Elephant Nose Coral


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lexID:
910 
AphiaID:
207373 
Scientific:
Mycedium elephantotus 
German:
Elefantenhaut-Koralle 
English:
Green Eyed Cup Coral Or Elephant Nose Coral 
Category:
Stony Corals LPS 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Scleractinia (Order) > Merulinidae (Family) > Mycedium (Genus) > elephantotus (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Pallas, ), 1766 
Occurrence:
Australia, Great Barrier Reef, Indonesia, Japan, Papua New Guinea 
Size:
up to 23.62" (60 cm) 
Temperature:
75.2 °F - 80.6 °F (24°C - 27°C) 
Food:
Plankton, Zooxanthellae / Light 
Tank:
33 gal (~ 150L) 
Difficulty:
Average 
CITES:
Appendix II ((commercial trade possible after a safety assessment by the exporting country)) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life:
 
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2007-05-09 01:36:45 

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Mycedium elephantotus
Pallas, 1766

Color: Usually a uniform brown, grey, green or pink but may have green, white or red oral discs. Colonies may have distinctively coloured margins.

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