Frag Turning White

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  1. psycho

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    I got this frag just over a week ago now the tips are turning white, is that normal ??

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    could it be growth? or is something nailing the SPS?
     
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    it is standing on its own, there is nothing near it
     
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    leslie hempel Moderator MASA Contributor

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    is it not perhaps positioned down current from an agressive coral?
     
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    Don't have any aggressive corals
     
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    Good sign that, called growth tips. This is where your new growth is going to come from, from the pic the coral looks healthy.
     
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    WOOOOHOOOOO !!!!

    Thanks Alan, I just got worried that it is dying,
     
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    Watch those tips if they dissappear and start looking like the rest of the coral I use it as an indication that one of my parameters are out normally alk or cal.
     
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    Should I get my water tested to be safe ??
     
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    I wouldn't worry all looks good, good polyp extension, nice light colour and growth tips its all cool.
     
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    thats a good sign.love it when my SPS looks like that.sorry for hijacking,but i have a red plate monti frag from niresh,noticed the growth pattern has changed from what it was.is this due to flow direction?and its growng pretty fast
     
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    Could be due to flow, light anything, as long as its growing.
     
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    cool alan so i guess no stress then as long as its growing and the colour is there its doing well?
     
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    Thanks Alan
     
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