Bruce Carlson shared a current look at a Hawaiian coral reef, capturing the iconic Potter’s Angelfish in the wild and documents an example of recent coral bleaching on a field of Finger Porites.
Symbiotic relationships are one of the most interesting parts of this hobby. A coral reef is a battlefield for real estate, however there are still these pockets of cooperation between completely different animals that is amazing.
A small polyp stony coral (SPS) dominated aquarium is one of the most attention-grabbing reef biotopes. Luckily, it is possible to replicate the appearance of a traditional SPS reef with selections of much hardier SPS corals. Here is a list of some hardy SPS corals.