Green Birdnest gone white?

Discussion in 'SPS Corals' started by Momo, 23 Aug 2013.

  1. Momo

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    Got this green birdsnet frag where the stem has gone white, all the polyps still extended and the tips still green. Didn't change anything in tank something to worry about?

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  3. dallasg

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    It has bleached, now this sps can have too much light, move to a lower light area and keep things stable. Are you feeding corals?
     
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    Momo

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    hmm it's only under a set of quad t5's halfway down the tank so about 40 cm down? only feed fuel once a week

    it's still growing been like this for about 2 weeks but seeing new growth still.
     
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    Looks a nutrient problem.
     
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    Give us a little more details in terms of parameters, alk, ca, mg and no3 and po4
     

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