Id needed on these frags please

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  1. xtreme

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    Hi guys

    Try to post this a few times since I received the frags and every time the pictures is to big so I hope this new ones will work.

    Don't know how to care for them before I don't know what they are.

    Got them from Trev in CT and all I know they are sps lol
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    Oh and the white points on the 2 on the right is new grow, looks like the branches is getting longer, the are creamish color with looks like green polyps (something I might be doing right)


    the big one looks like cactus lol, brown with million of brown polyps

    Thanks guys
     
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    Mmmm no pics
     
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    lol, I see the pic
    try again
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    on the left is montipora digitata

    The other is an acropora
     
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    thanx

    Now I can do some reading
     
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    The monti looks like it is suffering from base tissue necrosis. Double check your alkalinity because this is mainly caused by low alkalinity
     
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    Thanks Manic

    Did receive them in a bag and had to glue it my self, is the same since I received them 2 weeks back

    my Alk is 4.00 ppm Kh 11.2
     
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    It was probably the glue that did it to the monti.

    Just keep an eye on your paramaters and make sure they stay stable, you shouldnt have any problems ;)
     
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    without a clear image I would say the fragment on the left is a pocilipora dramicoirnis
    and the other two pieces are Acropora granulosa
     
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    hahaha Calvin

    I know, think the first thing on a list to start a reef tank is to get a decent camera
    If I zoom in the pics is blurry

    I used superglue gel

    thanks will go read some more then
     
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