ID please

Discussion in 'ID Needed' started by viper357, 7 May 2009.

  1. viper357

    viper357 Admin MASA Contributor

    Joined:
    4 May 2007
    Posts:
    27,988
    Likes Received:
    781
    Anybody got any idea what this is?

    [​IMG]
     
  2. AdS Guest




    to hide all adverts.
  3. Mekaeel

    Mekaeel Moderator MASA Contributor

    Joined:
    8 May 2007
    Posts:
    24,229
    Likes Received:
    127
    Location:
    Point Waterfront Durban
    Turbinaria? It also has features of a Monti though...
     
    Last edited: 7 May 2009
  4. lanzo

    lanzo Sponsor

    Joined:
    10 Sep 2007
    Posts:
    9,396
    Likes Received:
    26
    Location:
    Centurion
    turbinaria;)
     
  5. sihaya

    sihaya

    Joined:
    6 May 2007
    Posts:
    1,493
    Likes Received:
    35
    Location:
    USA
    Ditto... maybe it would be easier to tell if we had a better reference for the size of the polyps?
     
  6. viper357

    viper357 Thread Starter Admin MASA Contributor

    Joined:
    4 May 2007
    Posts:
    27,988
    Likes Received:
    781
    Ok, I'll take a chance and just buy it, thanks for the help, will post a decent pic when I get it so we can do a more positive ID.:)
     
  7. crispin

    crispin

    Joined:
    22 Jan 2008
    Posts:
    12,223
    Likes Received:
    160
    Location:
    Lilliehammer, Norway
    glad to hear you are shopping for the tank again dean :) nice looking coral though, love the contrast green and brown :)
     
  8. Tobes

    Tobes Retired Moderator

    Joined:
    30 Nov 2007
    Posts:
    9,482
    Likes Received:
    118
    Location:
    A Beautiful place!
    Not good advice for newbies :whistling:

    And before I get lip from u - I'm just doing my job as an advisor :jiggy:
     
  9. Mekaeel

    Mekaeel Moderator MASA Contributor

    Joined:
    8 May 2007
    Posts:
    24,229
    Likes Received:
    127
    Location:
    Point Waterfront Durban
    :lol: :lol: :lol:
     
  10. crispin

    crispin

    Joined:
    22 Jan 2008
    Posts:
    12,223
    Likes Received:
    160
    Location:
    Lilliehammer, Norway
    tobes give the fella a break....he loves anything thats marine and has GREEN in it....impulse buying is important when your whole tank is green :)

    in fairness i think viper did good asking first and atleast getting the general corral type before buying it. Better than me :(
     
  11. crispin

    crispin

    Joined:
    22 Jan 2008
    Posts:
    12,223
    Likes Received:
    160
    Location:
    Lilliehammer, Norway
    do you often get crapped on by Mods?
     
  12. Tobes

    Tobes Retired Moderator

    Joined:
    30 Nov 2007
    Posts:
    9,482
    Likes Received:
    118
    Location:
    A Beautiful place!
    I know, just busy with him - somebody has to give him **** :lol:
     
  13. crispin

    crispin

    Joined:
    22 Jan 2008
    Posts:
    12,223
    Likes Received:
    160
    Location:
    Lilliehammer, Norway
    shees viper and mek posting together in one thread, thats algae heaven.

    mek go clean your glass!
     
  14. Mekaeel

    Mekaeel Moderator MASA Contributor

    Joined:
    8 May 2007
    Posts:
    24,229
    Likes Received:
    127
    Location:
    Point Waterfront Durban
    Piss of, my glass is sparkling :razz:
     
  15. crispin

    crispin

    Joined:
    22 Jan 2008
    Posts:
    12,223
    Likes Received:
    160
    Location:
    Lilliehammer, Norway
    thats a first.....handyman been in again?
     
  16. Mekaeel

    Mekaeel Moderator MASA Contributor

    Joined:
    8 May 2007
    Posts:
    24,229
    Likes Received:
    127
    Location:
    Point Waterfront Durban
    No, I just learnt to use the magnet daily :p
     
  17. viper357

    viper357 Thread Starter Admin MASA Contributor

    Joined:
    4 May 2007
    Posts:
    27,988
    Likes Received:
    781
    Bunch of off topic'ers, get out of my thread, the lot of you.:biggrin: Tobes, go do your job and advise the newbie's and leave me alone, I'm busy buying pretty stuffs :tt2:

    I think I've got a possible ID on it, what about Echinopora lamellosa, I think it's classed as an LPS, is the common name a Chalice coral?
     
  18. Mekaeel

    Mekaeel Moderator MASA Contributor

    Joined:
    8 May 2007
    Posts:
    24,229
    Likes Received:
    127
    Location:
    Point Waterfront Durban
    Sorry boss

    You might be right there
    [​IMG]
     
  19. crispin

    crispin

    Joined:
    22 Jan 2008
    Posts:
    12,223
    Likes Received:
    160
    Location:
    Lilliehammer, Norway
    Yes tobes go do your job!


    I hadnt realised chalice came in such diverse colours, but looks like u maybe right there :) pretty none the less.

    i wonder if youll still get a warm pack to keep your ballas warm like last time???
     
  20. viper357

    viper357 Thread Starter Admin MASA Contributor

    Joined:
    4 May 2007
    Posts:
    27,988
    Likes Received:
    781
    I like them heat packs :D
     
  21. Mike

    Mike Retired Moderator

    Joined:
    12 May 2007
    Posts:
    7,859
    Likes Received:
    30
    Location:
    the Motherland
    How about montipora tuberculosa? that's the nearest i can find....
     
Recent Posts

Loading...
Similar Threads - please Forum Date
Overflow fitting help please Pumps and Waterflow 30 Nov 2016
ID needed please General Discussions and Advice 28 Nov 2016
Please help ORI with the KZN bait collection survey Diving, Collecting and Environmental Discussions 11 Nov 2016
Urgent help needed Please help/ fish looks like its dying Urgent Help Needed 7 Nov 2016
Pet Lovers Emporium Motto - Please Like our Facebook Page Pet Lovers Emporium 2 Nov 2016
Please id ID Needed 31 Oct 2016
Clownfish fighting - advice please General Discussions and Advice 22 Oct 2016