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Hydnophora rigida


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lexID:
949 
AphiaID:
207406 
Scientific:
Hydnophora rigida 
German:
Großpolypige Steinkoralle 
English:
Horn Coral 
Category:
Koralowce twarde LPS 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Scleractinia (Order) > Merulinidae (Family) > Hydnophora (Genus) > rigida (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Dana, ), 1846 
Occurrence:
Indonesia, Philippines, Fiji, Palau, Great Barrier Reef, Papua New Guinea, Australia, New Caledonia, Japonia 
Size:
bis zu 25cm 
Temperature:
24°C - 27°C 
Food:
plankton, światło/zooksantelle 
Tank:
~ 150 Liter 
Difficulty:
Średnio trudny 
Offspring:
Possible to breed 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Appendix II ((commercial trade possible after a safety assessment by the exporting country)) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2007-05-09 00:54:06 

Captive breeding / propagation

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

Husbandry

Podobny do H. excesa, jednak o innym kształcie polipów. Potrzebuje dużo światła, dość mocnej cyrkulacji i dobrych parametrów wody. Gatunek agresywny, parzy bardzo mocno, proszę zachować spory odstęp od innych korali!

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neserius am 10.12.16#1
Dankbarer Pflegling unter starker Beleuchtung. Fängt offensichtlich tagsüber über seine Polypen etwas Futter bei Gelegenheit. Eine aktive Zufütterung erfolgt jedoch nicht. Auffallende starke Nesselkraft: berührt man die Koralle aus Versehen kurz mit den Innenseiten der Unterarme brennt die Haut wie bei Kontakt mit einer Brennessel.
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