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Species Name: Scolymia vitiensis

Authority: Bruggemann, 1877

Common Name: Open Meat/Meat Coral

Range: Indo-Pacific Ocean and East Coast of Australia

Natural Environment: Outer reef areas and bays, usually on shaded sites under ledges

General Husbandry: Has a temperature range of 74 to 83°F (23 - 28°C). Moderate water movement and moderate light. More mound-shaped than S. australis. Very hardy and easy to maintain coral.

Open Meat/Meat Coral (Scolymia vitiensis) Photo Credit:Julian Sprung

Photo Credit: Julian Sprung


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