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Palm Coast Astreopora

SKU: 11-13-S1-102-07
Regular price $37.49 USD
Care Level for Astreopora Coral

Ease of Care: Moderate. Astreopora corals are somewhat adaptable but benefit from a stable aquarium environment and careful attention to their specific care requirements.

Lighting: Moderate to High. Astreopora typically flourish under moderate to high lighting, enabling its symbiotic zooxanthellae to fulfill nutritional needs and display vibrant coloration.

Water Flow: Moderate. A consistent water flow is appreciated by Astreopora, ensuring adequate nutrient delivery and waste removal without being overly harsh.

Water Parameters: Stability is essential, with salinity between 1.023 and 1.025 specific gravity, pH within the range of 8.1 to 8.4, and temperatures from 76°F to 80°F.

Dietary Needs: Largely photosynthetic, Astreopora receive most of their nutrition from their zooxanthellae, but may also benefit from supplemental feeding.

Recommended Foods: Infrequent supplemental feeding with phytoplankton or other suitable micro foods can be considered, based on the aquarium’s nutrient levels.

Feeding Frequency: While primarily sustained by their zooxanthellae, providing additional nutrition bi-weekly can enhance their overall health and vitality.