Common Names: Leptastrea

Difficulty Level: Leptastrea is a medium difficulty LPS coral with sensitivities mainly to stable alkalinity.

Feeding: Meet based foods will help this one thrive and grow including pellets.

Lighting: Low to medium light is best with care taken when moving into higher light conditions.

Waterflow: Leptastrea will do best under medium to higher current to keep it’s ornate skeletal surface clear of detritus and other debris.

Placement: General areas near the bottom with plenty of room to encrust over rocks is best. Leptastrea isn’t overly aggressive but may still sting neighbors.

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