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Species Name: Goniopora minor

Authority: Crossland, 1952

Common Name: Flowerpot Coral

Range: Indo-Pacific Ocean, including the Great Barrier Reef to the eastern coast of Africa and north the Ryukyu Islands

Natural Environment: Subtidal reef environments and lagoons

General Husbandry: Has a temperature range of 74 to 83°F (23 - 28°C). Usually brown and have personally seen this species while diving in the South China Sea. Low to medium fluorescent light rather than metal halide lamps, and gentle water movement.

Flowerpot Coral (Goniopora minor) Photo Credit:aims.gov.au

Photo Credit: aims.gov.au


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