RK Pumpkin Chunkers Palythoa

Coral Type: Zoanthid/Palythoa

Scientific Name: Palythoa sp.
Genus: Palythoa
Color: Orange, Purple
Feeding: None - Photosynthetic
Flow: Medium
Lighting: Medium
Photo Courtesy of: Reeffarmers

The RK Pumpkin Chunker is a giant sized Paly. The main large disk starts off solid brilliant pumpkin orange. As the polyp grows, the orange pigments spread out into an orange speckled center disk. Polyp tentacles are colored a fiery orange. Dark polyp areas have a slight burgundy shade of pigment. Photo and text courtesy of Reeffarmers.

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