The Orange Fanta Aussie Acan is an exquisite combination of dark and light orange and burnt orange with hints of neon green and white throughout the septa portion of the corralite structure. This large polyp stony with strong growth and beautiful patterns will add a dynamic pop of color to any reef aquarium.
The Acanthastrea genus is a large family with several variations and also color patterns. Varying from Pink, Purple, Blue and also Green to Red, Yellow & Orange plus variants with numerous rainbow morphs between.
Aussie Acans are hostile feeders after the lights go out and also sweeper tentacles can get to over an inch out from the body of the coral reefs in effort to catch food. Placement of corals reefs within the fish tank anticipating this natural predacious habits will conserve nests from coral wars for area as well as meals.
Aussie Acans are located on superficial water however typically in silty areas where light is not as intense and penetrating due to the sediment in the water. They usually a larger corallite framework ranging approx 10mm in dimension with tiny wattles surrounding the septa.
The Acanthastrea lordhowensis & Acanthastrea echinata are one of the most typical Acans in the aquarium trade. They do well in captivity and also increase rapid given that they are supplied well. However when target supplying any sort of coral reefs it is essential to use a good skimmer to export waste as well as leftover food.
Aussie Acans are located on shallow water however typically in silty areas where light is not as brilliant and also penetrating due to the sediment in the water. They usually a bigger corallite structure ranging approx 10mm in dimension with little lobes surrounding the septa.
Acan Lords are simple to frag as their well defined corallites make an easy plan for cutting. They could tolerate many extremes in lights however for finest pigmentation we have found that much less intense light works best (HO T5 lights) as compared to Metal Halides.