Mystery Coral Answer: Manilla Spy Montipora
17 Dec, 2021
It’s time to blow the cover on the duplicitous double-operative that featured as our latest mystery coral. This intricate and intensely-red coral SPS coral is known in the coral hobby and trade as the “Manilla Spy”, an up-and-coming cultivar of Montipora carinata.
CORAL readers will learn more about it and get an even wider appreciation for this coral in the forthcoming Reef Visions column for the January/February 2022 issue of CORAL Magazine, with images from both Amanda Meckley at ACI Aquaculture and a bonus image from Reef Builders’ Jake Adams!