Birds Nest Coral (Seriatopora hystrix)
Depth: -0,3 to –30 m.
Distribution : Red Sea to Polynesia
Environment : tidal zones of protected reefs, protected reef slopes, lagoons
Climate : warm waters
The Birds Nest Coral belongs to the Stone corals, which are the predominant reef constructing animals. It settles particularly in the tidal zone of protected reef roofs and lagoons. The colouring can reach bright beige of up to pink. It is a thin branched colony where polyps are often arranged in rows. There are to find however also forms with completely unordered polyp arrangement.
Model 1 specs: 25 centimeters
Model 2 specs: 35 centimeters
Model 3 specs: 33 centimeters