Coral ID

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  1. Nabzo

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    Hi i have been to the lfs and i seen this they say its a baby ananimie / baby anemone

    Can anyone give me some info on it
    Is it good or bad to have in a nano


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  3. gMAN

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    That looks like a baby cork screw/long tentacle anemone, don't know about housing it in a nano as I believe they can grow quite big...
     
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    It is a long tenticle anemone. I had one that was a bit bigger than that. They usually anchor themselves into the sandbed. Sadly, for some reason, mine tried to pick a fight with my mp40. It lost![​IMG]
     
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    O damn you guy decided to be rambo i guess. Are they good to have ? Are they hard to look after ?
     
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    Yeah small Heteractis aurora by the looks of it. They usually just stick to the sand so it shouldn't be a problem.
     
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    thanks for the response
     
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    ps.
    This isn't a coral, it's an animal ;)
     
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    corals are also animals:whistling:
     
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