Likely Reef Tank Suitable
Likely Fish-Only Tank Suitable
Range: Indo-West Pacific Ocean: Maldives to Japan, and south to Australia.
Natural Environment: Inhabits shallow turbid environments exposed to gentle wave action and usually seen at depths between 15 to 130 feet (5 - 40 m).
General Husbandry: Tentacles are tipped with a T-shaped projection similar to Thor's hammer. Thus the name Anchor or Hammer Coral.
See Euphyllia divisa for recommended aquarium husbandry, yet WM 1 - 2 is preferred.
FYI: Colonies may form large growths over wide areas and have similar structure as E. divisa, and in the wild usually pale cream or green outer edges of the tentacles a different color.
Photo of this species in the wild is provided free via the courtesy of Wikimedia.