The Mushroom coral is a perfect first coral or late addition to any tank that is sure to pop and be a quick grower, because of its quick growth it is recommended that you isolate it on a rock. Mushrooms corals are one of the best and easiest corals to take care of and come in a variety of different colors! You can place them together to create a mushroom rock or garden! They reproduce through budding which is the process where it slowly moves across the surface and leaves small parts of its foot behind which turn into baby mushrooms.
Care Level: Easy
Water Conditions: 72-78° F, dKH 8-12, pH 8.1-8.4, sg 1.023-1.025
Lighting: Low to Moderate
Supplements: Magnesium, Iodine, Trace Elements
The Fungiidae are a family of Cnidaria, often known as mushroom corals. The family contains thirteen extant genera. They range from solitary corals to colonial species. Some genera such as Cycloseris and Fungia are solitary organisms, Polyphyllia consists of a single organism with multiple mouths, and Ctenactis and Herpolitha might be considered as solitary organisms with multiple mouths or a colony of individuals, each with its separate mouth.