Ric / Shroom ID

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  1. dallasg

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    is this a flower / ricordea mushroom?
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    Does look like a ricordia,

    will have to see when its expanded
     
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    tagging, i have one very similar and need an ID
     
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    will take another pic this eve, just moved him to my new tank, to give an idea of size, closed up he is 8cm, and open like a side plate
     
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    pic not clear, tentacles bit long for ricordia, might be a Rhodactis, not sure
     
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    we all await a diff pic :D
     
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    cool, this eve when i get home
     
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    awesome shroom BTW :thumbup:
     
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    thanks
     
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    wheres the pic?
     
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    he still looks the same, and moved, so waiting to take a better pic, this weekend i will take one
     
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    This is something new:)...looks very nice....deff not a ric

    why does it look like a anemone to me:whistling: tenticals looks deflated...dont know if a shoorm can deflate tenticals
     
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    it def some type of shroom /ric, they guy who gave it to me had about 20, after getting a rock with 5 on them.... everything in his tank was huge, maybe its the miracle mud he was using, this puppy is now 3cm thick almost and over 10cm
     
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    ill deff be interested in one if they start to multiply in your system:)
    ill swop you some shocking green monti (branching), you cant perhaps upload a pic of the coloney?
     
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    i dont have a pic of his tank, will see if i can get one...

    but sure thing will frag this bugger soon, once he has settled
     
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    Shot bud;)
    That is one big shroom...8cm across and 3cm thick, how long has the guy had them? do they multiply as quickly as normal shrooms?
     
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    he had them a while, there so many in his tank, i would say 40cmx40cm area with plenty there.... he has a pin cushion 50cm in diameter, its the biggest i have seen

    the shroom is as big as my blackberry...

    the flower ric was the closest match on liveaquaria
     
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    damn...yip that big bud
     
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    i also think it looks like some nennie?!:p
     
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    rics are part of the nemmie family, more then they are of shrooms, i love Corallimorpharians
     
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