By Bob Goemans
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Acropora humilis

(Dana, 1846)

Purple/Pink Acropora

Likely Reef Tank Suitable

Range: Indo-Pacific Ocean: Great Barrier Reef, New Guinea

Natural Environment: Inhabits exposed upper reef slopes and reef flats

General Husbandry: Has a temperature range of 74 to 83°F (23 - 28°C). Has a cluster dome-like growth. Some specimens are mostly a cherry-red color. Requires the best possible lighting and excellent water movement/surges.

 Acropora humilis (Purple/Pink Acropora)
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