Huge Colony of Kung Pao Monti Spotted on Wild Reef

Modern communications and social media tools have brought the aquarium world closer together than ever before, but there’s still a big gap between Wild Corals and Aquarium Corals. Most reef aquarists only get to see small pieces of coral, either…

The Beach Bum Montipora is from a different planet!

Diving along the Great Barrier Reef, under the guidance from master coral collector, Nic Dos Santos from Ultra Coral Australia, we had the opportunity to see a lot of very nice corals. On one of these dive, at an offshore…

Wild Photos of Montipora verruculosus and Related Species

Montipora is an amazing group of stony corals which is second only to¬†Acropora in terms of species number and general abundance. Where Acros are differentiated based mostly on the branching shape and corallite structure,¬†Montipora went a different direction instead opting…

Kung Pao Monti is the Ultimate Strain of Montipora palawanensis

Montipora¬†palawanensis is a species of Monti that has been in our reef tanks for quite some time. However in recent years we’ve seen a huge uptick in the number of strains of this coral, especially coming out of Indonesia. Of…