Seriatopora Hystrix or Bird’s nest coral as it is more commonly known is an incredible coral which is well known to also serve as a home for various types of crabs in the wild.
Hystrix has thin fragile branches with grow intertwining into each other with pointed, sharp tips.
Although this coral is fragile, and breaks easily when handling it is another great coral for those who are ready for more challenging corals however are not yet ready for Acroporas.
Seriatopora Hystrix require a stable tank, high lighting and a moderate to high flow.
Lighting: Medium to High
Flow: Medium to High