Chalice's are beloved for their unique colorations and adaptability to aquarium life. They are relatively easy to care for and require low maintenance. Chalice corals prefer lower lighting conditions between 50-100 par as they are often found dwelling at 40-80 foot depths. They like a moderate flow in order to keep their flesh clean and free of detritus buildup.
“Chalice” refers to a group of coral species. The most commonly encountered come from the following Genera:Echinophyllia, Echinopora, Echinomorpha, Physophyllia, Pectinia, Mycedium, Oxypora, Lithophyllon