purple long tentecle anemone

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  1. brad vaneyk

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    I got a purple long tentecle anemone yesterday and after acclimation it looked great and attached itself on the glass below the sand today its not looking to good and seems to have detached itself and lies on its side any ideas?
     
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    they can and will sulk. take a few days to acclimatise. Biggest concern would be that it does not blow around and end up in a powerhead. Ensure they are covered at least until the anemone settles eventually.

    What is its color at the moment, very white? half bleached?
     
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    Got a picture?
     
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    I did put a sponge cover over the powerhead and it has a few white lines right now
     
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    Give it time it should come right unless your water parameters and lighting are poor.
     
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    I had one and it constantly moved around until I cleared some substrate, left the pumps off and it attached to the bottom glass. I then piled up a lot of substrate around it to completely cover its base... Happy nennie after that ;)
     
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