Coral Type: SPS
Scientific Name: Acropora tenuis
Feeding: None - Photosynthetic
Photo Courtesy of: Reeffarmers
A Superman Acropora tenuis coral that actually does live up to its name. The original Superman coral was a Superman Montipora that had a blue base with bright red polyps. The Superman Tenuis coral has the same solid bright blue pigmentation in its branches. Polyps can appear burgundy red with bright pink red tentacle tips and darker red tentacle bases. Overall it gives the polyps a burgundy red appearence. They also appears to be areas of bright turquoise that can develop in some base branch areas.