Mushrooms

Mushroom corals are a great choice for a beginner coral. They are a type of soft coral and one the hardiest of corals available to the aquarium.

Orange Spotted Ricordea Mushroom (Ricordea yuma) Care Level: Moderate Temperament: Semi-Aggressive Waterflow:  Low Lighting:  Low to Moderate Placement: Middle Colouring: Blue, Orange Supplements: Iodine, Trace Elements Origins: Indonesia Family: Ricordeidae Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.023-1.025 / 72-78° F  Minimum aquarium size is less relevant for corals. They can be successfully kept

Lavender Mushroom (Rhodactis sp.) Care Level: Easy Temperament: Semi-Aggressive Waterflow:  Medium Lighting:  Low to Moderate Placement: Bottom to Middle Colouring: Purple, Green Supplements: Iodine, Trace Elements Origins: Fiji Family: Discosomatidae Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.023-1.025 / 72-78° F  Minimum aquarium size is less relevant for corals. They can be successfully kept in both large and

Green Mushroom (Rhodactis sp.) Care Level: Easy Temperament: Semi-Aggressive Waterflow:  Low to medium Lighting:  Moderate Placement: Bottom to Middle Colouring: Green Supplements: Iodine, Trace Elements, Calcium, Magnesium Origins: Singapore, Indonesia Family: Discosomatidae Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.023-1.025 / 72-78° F    Minimum aquarium size is less relevant for corals. They can be successfully

Hairy Mushroom (Rhodactis inosinensis) Care Level: Easy Temperament: Semi-Aggressive Waterflow:  Medium Lighting:  Moderate Placement: Bottom to Middle Colouring: Purple, Tan, Green Supplements: Iodine, Trace Elements, Strontium Origins: Indo-Pacific Family: Discosomatidae Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.023-1.025 / 72-78° F  Minimum aquarium size is less relevant for corals. They can be successfully kept in

Bullseye Rhodactis Mushroom (Rhodactis inchoata) Care Level: Easy Temperament: Semi-Aggressive Waterflow:  Low Lighting:  Low to Moderate Placement: Bottom Colouring: Blue, Orange, Green, Purple, Red, White Supplements: Iodine, Trace Elements, Magnesium Origins: Tonga, Fiji Family: Discosomatidae Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.023-1.025 / 72-78° F  Minimum aquarium size is less relevant for corals. They can be successfully kept

Spotted Mushroom (Actinodiscus sp.) Care Level: Easy Temperament: Semi-Aggressive Waterflow:  Medium Lighting:  Moderate Placement: All Colouring: Green, Blue  Supplements: Iodine, Trace Elements, Strontium, Calcium Origins: Central Pacific, Asia Family: Actinodiscidae/Discosomatidae Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.023-1.025 / 72-78° F  Minimum aquarium size is less relevant for corals. They can be successfully kept in both large

Red Mushroom Coral (Actinodiscus sp.) Care Level: Moderate Temperament: Semi-Aggressive Waterflow:  Low to medium Lighting: Moderate Placement: All Colouring: Red Supplements: Iodine, Trace Elements Origins: Indonesia, Singapore, Bali, Fiji Family: Actinodiscidae/Discosomatidae Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.023-1.025 / 72-78° F  Minimum aquarium size is less relevant for corals. They can be successfully kept in

Green Striped Mushroom (Actinodiscus sp.) Care Level: Easy Temperament: Semi-Aggressive Waterflow:  Low to medium Lighting: Moderate Placement: All Colouring: Green Supplements: Iodine, Trace Elements, Calcium, Strontium Origins: Indonesia Family: Actinodiscidae/Discosomatidae Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.023-1.025 / 72-78° F  Minimum aquarium size is less relevant for corals. They can be successfully kept in both large

Green Fluorescent Mushroom (Actinodiscus sp.) Care Level: Easy Temperament: Semi-Aggressive Waterflow:  Low to medium Lighting:  Moderate Placement: All Colouring: Green Supplements: Iodine, Trace Elements Origins: Indonesia Family: Actinodiscidae/Discosomatidae Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.023-1.025 / 72-78° F    Minimum aquarium size is less relevant for corals. They can be successfully kept in both large

Ricordea Mushroom (Ricordea florida) Care Level: Moderate Temperament: Semi-Aggressive Waterflow:  Low Lighting:  Low to Moderate Placement: All Colouring: Blue, Purple, Green, Orange Supplements: Iodine, Trace Elements Origins: Caribbean Family: Ricordeidae Water Conditions: 22 – 25°C / dKH 8-12 / pH 8.1-8.4 / sg 1.023-1.025  / 72-78° F The Ricordea Mushroom has short,