soft coral split

Discussion in 'General Discussions and Advice' started by Ash, 26 Aug 2010.

  1. Ash

    Ash Coral biologist

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    This is a new genus one of the seniors has recently discovered, in the process of being described and named.

    This particular colony is splitting in two. Hanging on by just a thread. 27454c762e97832a7.jpg
     
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    awsome boet..
     
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    i've seen those before. possibly. you sure its a NEW find?
     
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    Pic is not clear, hence I agree with Scuba, looks like stuff I bought recently in one of the LPS
     
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    You know you get many many birds people call little brown jobs (LBJ's) and there are millions of them. It's the same with these softs. There are subtle differences which separate species and and sometimes just as subtle differences which separate to genus level.

    If I get time tomorrow I'll set up the underwater housing and take better pics
     

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