Mummy Eye Chalice Coral (UK Grown)

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You will receive a 1 – 2″ frag of Mummy Eye Chalice coral. This coral grows best in the lower reaches of your reef, such as the sand bed. A lovely green colour with light orange eyes, this really is a curtain raiser coral under blues.


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Description – Found distributed across the pacific, Chalice Coral is uses by aquarists as a loose term for a selection of similarly structured genera including: Echinopora, Mycedium, Lithophyllon and oxypora. Therefore, the following care requirements are going to be rather generalized. Argued by the Americans as the most highly desired LPS coral due to their merging multicoloured florescent formations.

What you will receive –

Lighting– Medium lighting of around 100 PAR. We also recommend you slowly acclimatize these corals to light as they are often received newly imported, subsequently to ensure they aren’t blown away, start them on 60 PAR in more shaded spots of the reef and then move the coral to more exposed spots.

Light Intensity PAR
Low Light 30-60
Medium Light 60-150
High Light 150+

Flow – Low to Medium

Placement in the reef– Sand bed

Water quality

Salinity – 1.024-26
Ca- 420-500ppm
Mg- 1350-1420ppm
KH- 7-9
PO4- 0.05-0.08ppm
No3- 4ppm

A word of Caution – Chalice corals are overly aggressive. Although most don’t have extending sweeper tentacles, they all give a nasty sting when coming into contact with other corals generally ending in tissue damage. Therefore, place them in an area with plenty of surrounding space.



1 review for Mummy Eye Chalice Coral (UK Grown)

  1. wayne.pritchard86

    Nice size frag looks amazing under blues bright green with spots of red

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