Likely Reef Tank Suitable
Range: Western Atlantic Ocean: Southern Florida, Bahamas, Caribbean
Natural Environment: Inhabits moderate depths under overhangs
General Husbandry: Common names also include Yellow Finger Sea Rod/Gorgonian, Red Finger Sea Rod/Gorgonian, Orange Finger Sea Rod/Gorgonian, or Tree (whatever color) Gorgonian. Lacks symbiotic algae. Has a temperature range of 68 to 75°F (20 - 24°C). Requires a shaded area and daily feedings with plankton-like foodstuffs.
Aquarium Suitability: Difficult to maintain long term.