Route Edition - Exclusive Edition - Route 66 Marine
Route Edition EE
R66 Wheel of Fortune
Original from Route 66 Marine
Established April 20th 2015
RE - R66 Wheel of Fortune Acropora - Exclusive Edition
R66 Wheel of Fortune Table Acropora Route Edition Reeffarmers Seed Colony Image.
Stunning Multicolor Table Acropora from Australia with Pink and Blue Pigments.
Original Round Colony that was Shaped Similar to a Wheel of Fortune.
Colors Include Pink Corallites, Blue Growth Edges/Tips and Red Tentacled Polyps.
Reeffarmers Seed Fragment Growing and Encrusting Under 20,000 K Halide Lighting.
Image Copyright © 2015 by Reeffarmers All Rights Reserved.
Pink and Blue Aussie Table Acropora that had a near perfect circular and tight morphology.
Corallites are bright pink with blue inner ridge highlights. Outer growth edges of table
are bright blue as were the original branch tips (see colony image below). The branch tip
on the Reeffarmers seed has begun to develop blue pigments as of early May 2015. Polyps have
dark red colored tentacles with white tips that partially extend during the day. Center of
polyp clear with inner pink rim.
The R66 Wheel of Fortune was a stunning Acropora table imported from Fiji that Reeffarmers saw
at Route 66 Marine. Eric had held
it out as one of his select exotics. The original colony was a tight circular table with bright
pink and blue pigmentation. Thus the name Wheel of Fortune that Eric had given to the coral.
One of the best Tables Reeffarmers has ever seen. The image above is of the Reeffarmer seed
section and we will let it grow for awhile and update the image in the future.
Reeffarmers is currently maintaining a seed section of this coral in a 8 foot Raceway Gyre BiZonal
system. The original colony at Route 66 Marine died and was not salvaged when Route 66 Marine closed
its business operations. Reeffarmers did however get two fragments of this coral sent to Atlanta
for the Atlanta coral show. We sold both of those fragments. Those two fragments and the first edition
are the only known fragments that were distributed.
Our 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 strong to moderate light and
water current. The first edition fragment of this coral was sold at Reef Currents 2015 to Rob Mcpheron.
Suggested list price on March 20th 2015 was $195 for a small fragment.
R66 Wheel of Fortune Table Acropora Route Edition Route 66 Marine Colony Image.
Original Colony Closeup Showing Bright Blue Tips and Solid Pink Corallites.
Notice the Polyps are Extending a Long White Colored Tentacle.
Also the Inner Branches on the Original Colony were Bright Lime Green Colored.
Image Copyright © 2015 by Route 66 Marine All Rights Reserved.
Copyright © 2015 by Reeffarmers All Rights Reserved.
R66 Wheel of Fortune EE - copyright Reeffarmers and Route 66 Marine on April 20th 2015