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Discussion in 'New Members' started by Virnon, 13 Sep 2010.

  1. Virnon

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    can someone tell me if Scopas eat coral? mine seems to eat me starburst polyps!!!

    i aslo got a leather coral a few days ago and it will not stand up it keeps lying on it side. What could i do?
     
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  3. deadmeat2016

    deadmeat2016 Wouter

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    just watch ur tank dude, leather corals always seem to die for strange reasons, fish must always be watched to see if they eat corals :nono:
     
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    Hi Vernin - no mate. Scopas tangs don't eat corals. It is really not in their nature..... perhaps there's some form of algae growing on the star polyps..... that's the only way that the scopas would be "picking" on the star polyps.....
     

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