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Acropora palmerae


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lexID:
5215 
AphiaID:
207049 
Scientific:
Acropora palmerae 
German:
Acropora palmerae 
English:
Acropora Palmerae 
Category:
Koralowce twarde SPS 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Scleractinia (Order) > Acroporidae (Family) > Acropora (Genus) > palmerae (Species) 
Initial determination:
Wells, 1954 
Occurrence:
Fiji, Thailand, Sri Lanka, Papua New Guinea, Micronesia, Kiribati, India, Australia, Vietnam, the Andaman Sea, Solomon Islands, Nauru, (the) Maldives, Indo Pacific, Cook Islands, Tuvalu, Singapore, Niue, Mauritius, Cambodia, Guam, Taiwan, Wallis and Futuna, Philippines, Myanmar, Réunion , Indonesia, Brunei Darussalam, Vanuatu, the Seychelles, New Caledonia, Marschall Islands, Japonia, Samoa Amerykańskie 
Size:
bis zu 30cm 
Temperature:
22°C - 27°C 
Food:
plankton 
Tank:
~ 500 Liter 
Difficulty:
Dla zaawansowanych 
Offspring:
Possible to breed 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Appendix II ((commercial trade possible after a safety assessment by the exporting country)) 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2013-04-01 13:33:20 

Captive breeding / propagation

The offspring of Acropora palmerae are possible. Unfortunately, the number of offspring is not large enough to cover the demand of the trade. If you are interested in Acropora palmerae, please ask your dealer for offspring. If you already own Acropora palmerae, try breeding yourself. This will help to improve the availability of offspring in the trade and to conserve natural stocks.

Husbandry

Wells, 1954

For a long time we had been looking for a picture of Acropora palmerae, and we have the incredible good fortune, that Jorina van der Westhuizen of
the Neville Coleman Legacy has allowed us the use of his photos for the reeflex. Thank your very much.

Neville Colemann was a very famous marine biologist and photograph from Australia.

Unfortunately this coral also now belongs to the endangered animals, we find it on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species.

Colonies: The animal forms flat and partly curved plates, which reminds us of the shovels of an elk, and also the typical Acropora branches.

Color: The plates of the coral have a greenish- or pinkish-brown color.

Abundance: Uncommon, except on some outer reefs.

Similar species: Acropora pinguis

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