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Home > Corals > Soft Corals > Kenya Tree Coral
Kenya Tree Coral (Capnella sp.)
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Care Level: Easy
Temperament: Semi-aggressive
Lighting: Moderate to High
Waterflow: Medium to Strong
Placement: All
Water Conditions: 72-78° F, dKH 8-12, pH 8.1-8.4, sg 1.023-1.025
Color Form: Black, Green, Tan
Supplements: Strontium, Iodine, Trace Elements
Origin: Indonesia, Maricultured - Indonesia, Maricultured - Solomon Island
Family: Nephtheidae

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The Kenya Tree Coral, also referred to as a Cauliflower Soft Coral, Nephthea, or Nephthya, is similar to the members of both the Litophytonand Nephthea genera. It lives in a wide range of the Indo-Pacific. It has a thick trunk, like a tree, and many branches giving it an arboreal appearance.

It is not normally considered a threat to hard corals, but may itself be disturbed by their presence. The Kenya Tree Coral relies less on the symbiotic algae within it, and depends more on obtaining outside food. Microplankton, marine snow, and dissolved materials should make up the bulk of its diet.

Approximate Purchase Size: Small: 2" to 3"; Medium: 3" to 5"; Large: 5" to 7"


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SW - Kenya Tree Coral (Indonesia) - Large
  CN-84965,  $ 69.99
SW - Kenya Tree Coral (Maricultured) - Medium
  CN-78176,  $ 59.99
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  SW - Kenya Tree Coral (Indonesia) - Small
  CN-84939,  $ 49.99
 
    
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  SW - Kenya Tree Coral (Maricultured) - Small
  CN-78172,  $ 49.99
 
    
  SW - Kenya Tree Coral (Maricultured) - Medium
  CN-78173,  $ 59.99
 
    
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  CN-78174,  $ 69.99
 
    
  SW - Kenya Tree Coral (Maricultured) - Small
  CN-78175,  $ 49.99
 
    
  SW - Kenya Tree Coral (Maricultured) - Large
  CN-78177,  $ 69.99
 
    
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