fluffy shroom lifting her skirt...

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  1. pXius

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    Why?

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    do you feed them? some mushrooms are predatory, in the absence of food they may turn to hunting?
     
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    Mine do that after feeding flakes and the shrooms catch the flakes.
     
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    Tank gets a shot of c-eez and micro plankton every now and then. First time I've seen it and I've had this piece for months.
     
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    Some of my mushrooms does the same now and then.
     
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    Mine did it all the time when feeding.

    I have fed blood worms, and when all the pumps are off i would place a piece or two on it. Then watch as it "folding" closed to bring the food to its mouth.

    Very interresting to watch!!
     
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    I have had a colony of those and whenever I fed them coral food they done that. Other times they did that while feeding off the live brine shrimp that I feed to the fish so it's no problem at all...i think that if you don't see that happening every now and than it might be a problem :thumbup:
     
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