The Pink Hystrix or Pink Birdsnest Coral is the most popular varieties of Hystrix.
It is an SPS coral (small polyp stony) with very brittle branches and sharp pointy tips.
Hystrix is found in a variety of different colourations, including pink, brown and green. These are a very fragile, but visually appealing coral that will add both an interesting growth pattern and vivid colour to any reef aquarium.
This coral needs good lighting and moderate flow to maintain optimum health.
In addition to this, it will also require the correct levels of Calcium, Alkalinity, and Magnesium along with various other trace elements found in natural seawater.
Additional feeding isn't required to maintain its health however it will feed on micro-plankton and very fine coral foods.
Care Level - Moderate
Flow - Medium to Strong
Lighting - High
Temperament - Peaceful
Frags of this coral are 1.5inches and are glued to frag plugs
Due to variations within species, your item may not look identical to the image provided.