Button Polyps – Protopalythoa Coral

Common species: Many apparently different species are seen. Most are unclassified.
From Pacific: P. mutuki, P. variabilis, P. vestitus. From Atlantic: P. grandiflora, P. grandis
Common Names: Sea Mat, Button Polyps
Lighting: Prefers bright light, but is tolerant of lower light
Aggressiveness: Very aggressive coral
Current: Prefers moderate to strong current
Hardiness: Easy. Good starter coral
Color: Brown to dark green polyps. The oral opening and tentacles may contrast in color with the rest of the animal.
Feeding: Soon
Water parameters: 72-78F; sg 1.023-1.025; pH 8.1-8.4; dKH 8-12
Origin: Soon
Propagation: High reproductive rate