Chicken Pox Favia

Coral Type: LPS

Scientific Name: Favia sp.
Genus: Favia
Feeding: None - Photosynthetic
Flow: Medium
Lighting: Medium
Photo Courtesy of: Reeffarmers

The Chicken Pox Favia has very large almost LPS sized corallites. The center of the corallites are brilliantly colored with bright orange pink pigments. The entire center area also has bright white spots or grains of pigment. The center corallite also tends to have a ring or band of bright orange pink pigments. The outer corallite is colored medium green and there are spots or grains of pigment throughout the surface. Near the center of the corallite the outer corallite area also has pink orange pigment spots.

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