Honey comb

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  1. mytank

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    Can anyone ID:

    Rock type: Tonga
    Rock cycled: yes three months


    When I got the rock I notice this (small amount) it was white and looked like it was dead. Now all of a sudden its tripled in size and got a color to it (even though its brown)

    Anyone know what this is:

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  3. Tony

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    It looks like a favite of sorts
     
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    Oh, damn, I remember seeing this coral in a book somewhere... the name is escaping me, but I recall it was described as one of the "hardiest" stony corals.
     
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    I also have some tonga rock with this on but its still white.
    Hope mine colours up like yours
     
  7. mytank

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    it tripled in size like in two weeks ... or maybe I just didnt notice it, anyone have a pic of what it looks like fully grown?
     
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