Lps and sps

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  1. Jeremydkny

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    Hi

    I'm a new reefer and new to this site. Please help with the abbreviations!
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    Large Polyp Stony coral

    Small Polyp Stony coral
     
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    Thanks.

    And now in English?
     
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    basically, classed by the size of the polyps. The SPS corals is more shallow reefs, strong wave action, intense sunlight.

    LPS is deeper water, cannot handle strong currents, lower light intensities.
     
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    Cool.. Thanks so much.
     
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