Tube coral / Goldkelchkoralle

(Tubastrea faulkneri)

tube coral - Kelchkoralle

During the day not very interesting looking - but coming night all the orange-golden polyps come out.

Look at a snail (Epitonium b.) that likes to eat the polyps and then lays her eggs.

Koh Ha Yai, Koh Lanta island, Thailand, 6.4.99

Taken with a Sea and Sea Motomarine II EX , 1:2 lens, F 22

. Copyright Teresa Zubi