Fleshy green polyps that you just love to look at. A classic among the LPS corals and suitable for beginners.
The normal frag has 2-3 heads, the XL variant 7-8 heads.
Photos are samples:
1. Top view Daylight - 12.000 K
2. Top view Blue light - 20.000 K
3. Reef tank shot
4. Variation of the frags
Caulastrea are robust, easy to care for, and perfect for beginners. They prefer moderate lighting and current. Regular direct feeding is important for Caulastrea corals and the best time to feed them is during evening or night hours when the coral opens its polyps.
Aquacultured in Germany
24 - 27 °C
low - moderate
light zooplankton direct feeding with small coral food or frozen food Recommended: Tropic Marin Zooton/Zootonic
Nitrate: 2 - 15 mg/l Phosphate: 0.03 - 0.1 mg/l Salinity (PSU): 32 - 35 Alkalinity: 7 - 9 °dKH Calcium: 400 - 450 mg/l Magnesium: 1250 - 1500 mg/l