Bird's Nest coral

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Bird's Nest coral
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SPS Corals

Bird's Nest - Seriatopora hystrix - coral can make a very nice addition to a reef. This little frag had been bumped so many times in my tank, but continued to start new branch tips. Some fish find safe haven in a coral such as this one. Note the individual polyps covering the entire structure.