found this on my live rock

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    i think its majano?
     
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    Looks like a form of aiptasia to me.
     
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    Jip, Aptiasia! get rid of it ASAP!
     
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    I don't think it is aipitasia, to me it looks like a zoa that grows in low light, I had one similar that was white, aipitasia has a champagne glass base, this looks flatter like a zoa,

    Does the tenticles have little frayed ends?

    If it is aipitasia, take the LR out and inject it with vodka, and then spray a bit all around the base, it slides out like snot, just don't mess the vodka anywhere else.
     
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    I tend to agree
     
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    Its not mojano,
    And I do not think it is aiptasia either. Too red in colour. Better pic from the side will help.
     
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    Tube anemone?
     
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    its a sort of colonial anemone.
     
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    Jewel anemone?
     
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    so i must not kill it? will try get better pics now
     
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    I think it is one of the colonial nemmies, check the mouth.
     
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    I turned the rock to try get a better pic but now it wont come out its hole so cant get a pic. Will try tomorrow again
     
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    me 2
     
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    A behavior of an anemone.
     
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    So its not bad? do i need to try and feed it or do i just leave it?
     
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    i have some white cob web like stuff is it normal and on another rock a rusty colour 35184d0a412385966.jpg 35184d0a4143e6810.jpg 35184d0a41586468c.jpg
     
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    I wouldn't worry about it, you are going to find all sorts of weird and wonderful growths and creatures and sponges on your rock as your tank matures.
     

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