Acropora secale from the author's 300-gal. reef aquarium.

Acropora Secale: The Buff Beauty

By Mike Lauderdale Acropora secale is buff. It works out. Not like a “10 minutes on the treadmill” kind of work out, either. This coral is one of the most dense that I have ever kept in my system. It is a high-energy, high-output kind Read more here…

Fig 1, immature A. austera colony

SPS Spotlight: The Many Shades Of Acropora Austera

What’s not to like about an Acropora species that comes in many different variations of color and growth forms, is beautiful, and not too difficult to find? Acropora austera certainly fits that description coming in a wide range of color forms and shapes. It is Read more here…