The Antler Coral

November 2, 2011 by  
Filed under All Posts, Aquariums, Corals Mini-Reef

Antler Coral Acropora microphthalmaAntler Coral
Acropora microphthalma

"Just cuz I have antlers doesn’t mean I can be mounted on the wall, or made into a lamp!"

The name Antler Coral comes from its antler looking branches!

The Antler Coral, Acropora microphthalma, is a branching Acropora that is quite familiar. The group it belongs to is the horrida group, which is a group of corals that look similar and have rough branches. Other names that have arisen due to their branching forms include the Staghorn Coral, Branching Acropora, and Staghorn Acropora… Read More

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