Chicken Pox Favia


Genus: Favia
Favia sp.

Coral Care

Feeding: None - Photosynthetic
Lighting: Medium
Flow: 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.