Likely Reef Tank Suitable
Likely Fish-Only Tank Suitable
Natural Environment: Inhabits areas under overhangs, deep vertical walls, or cave entrances/walls where the surrounding waters are high in nutrients. Generally brilliant orange or yellow, with polyps extending at night to feed upon the higher content of plankton during evening hours and usually seen to depths of about 130 feet (40 m).
General Husbandry: See Tubastrea coccinea for suggested aquarium husbandry.
FYI: Cultured specimens exist in the trade.