Limited Edition - Yellow Matrix Acropora
Original from Gonzo Coral Frags
Established October 19th 2014
Limited Edition Yellow Matrix Gonzo Coral Frags Seed Colony Image
A Green Yellow Acropora with Flared Corallites
Corallites are Similar to the Matrix Acro Pattern
Under Blue LED's Corallites and Tips are Brilliant Yellow
Image Above Under Metal Halides Shows Green Yellow Color
Image Copyright © 2014 by Gonzo Coral Frags All Rights Reserved.
Under regular metal halides the Yellow Matrix Acropora appears to be fluorescent green with
some yellow highlights on corallite ridges. When placed under Blue LED lights the coral can
appear bright fluorescent yellow in color. These fluorescent colors come from the corallites
which are large and flared into what has been previously called the matrix pattern.
Josh at Gonzo Coral Frags acquired
the original Yellow Matrix Acropora colony in a transhipment from Indonesia. Josh recommends
strong light levels as well as strong water current flow.
Reeffarmers is maintaining a seed section of this coral in a 8 foot Raceway Gyre BiZonal system.
This system is naturally filtered with a semi-cryptic zone and a reef flat exposed zone. In this
captive reef the coral is positioned to receive moderate to strong light and moderate to weak
current. The first edition fragment of this coral was sold on our Buy It Now web page on November
4th 2014. Retail price was $80 for a small fragment.
Copyright © 2014 by Reeffarmers All Rights Reserved.