Pincushion vs. Hammer

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  1. Warr7207

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    I have had one of my pincushions get to close to my hammer coral and he attacked it. The pincushion has totally withdrawn. I have moved it to safety, how long will it take for the pincushion to recover from this attack ?
     
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    Mekaeel Moderator MASA Contributor

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    pincusions are pretty hardy,give him about a week and he should be fine.also had my pincusion stung sometime back by my hammer,but he's doing well now
     
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    Thanks mate :thumbup:
     
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    by the way,the time might vary depending how badly damaged the pincusion is...
     
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    Not to badly, just he has turned blue ?
     
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    post some pics and lets check it out
     
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    [​IMG]
     
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    i dont see any damage?
     
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    oh are you talking about the spots?
     
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    Yip and his surface was blue earlier when the lights were still on
     
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    doesnt look all that serious,should recover in under a week.mines was worse.
     
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    Yip no damage
     
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    Looks pretty good. He's just sulking at the moment.

    Welcome to reeftank warfare :lol:
     
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    Warr they sometimes cover themselves in a film(layer of slime) to protect themselves, takes them a week or so to shed it
     
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