Coral Id....

Discussion in 'ID Needed' started by darrencon, 15 Jan 2008.

  1. darrencon

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    Hi

    Please assist me with identifying this coral. I think its a Xenia, but I am not sure. It started growing out of a piece of live rock I bought a couple of months ago... (great freebee)

    Thanks

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  3. Hill

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    Those look like normal star polyps.
     
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    As above, star polyps - still good though
     
  5. calvin

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    nice little star polyps!!
     
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    thanks all
     
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    Mekaeel Moderator MASA Contributor

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    place the rock neaar your back glass pane,looks cool when the star polyps grow over glass
     
  8. darrencon

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    do you have a pic?
     
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    Mekaeel Moderator MASA Contributor

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    unfortunatley no,maybe one of our other members can help with a pic
     
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    Here are some pics of my old tank. Check the polyps on the rear glass. A video would give a better impression as the polyps sway in the current.

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