Dessert Plate Chalice
Coral Type: Chalices
Scientific Name: Oxypora lacera
Feeding: None - Photosynthetic
Photo Courtesy of: Reeffarmers
This Oxypora lacera has an exotic coloration pattern. The surface of the coral is colored bright blue while the calice polyp areas are bright pink. This coral however is a low light coral and the exotic pigments are best developed within low light areas (175 watt halide or less).