The Coral Library

Discussion in 'ID Needed' started by seank, 2 May 2011.

  1. seank

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    Found this updated page with descriptions, Id's, photos etc.

    Maybe the Mods can make this a sticky somewhere:

    Species
     
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    This is a great find, thanks Sean
     
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    Thanks Sean...One the best coral libraries I've seen.

    I will now be offline for a couple of weeks....
     
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    I spent some time clicking on all the names and seeing how the coral looks. Some I have never seen and really beautiful too
     
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    :lol::lol:
     
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    Ok, ok, done...u got a rep from me!

    But damm, I knew the acropora familly was big, but never new the montipora familly was huge as well.
     
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    Adee, it is insane. I really spent hours going through everything, comparing etc.
    Interesting thing that there are a lot of other coral too, resembling the Montipora Family- and they beautiful, encrusting ones are definitely on my "A" list:thumbup:
     
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    thanks sean!!!
    nice info for the new tank
     
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    Make's you wonder sometimes when we buy corals from the LFS, why they should be using the latin names as well.

    I just found out earlier today (via a SPS ID request I posted on RC) a coral I was hunting around to try and identify (Montipora hirsuta) for the last couple of weeks. The guy on RC posted me a pic from the very same website...it only clicked now with your post. Small world hey.
     
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    And I always thought a "Birdsnest" is a "Birdsnest" :blush:
     
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    OK, where is the one where they list them by picture :blush: :)
     
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    Thank you Sean.

    Very usefull info!
     
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    Awsome find!!!!
     
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    Now find one for fish Sean :p
     
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    I'm never calling a brain looking thing a favite again. Too many acropora and montipora that look the same never mind some of those funky names I have never heard of
     
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    Bookmarked! thanks man
     
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    Great find Sean thanks dude:thumbup:
     
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    Well done Sean.....Really awesome site.
    +1 for you:thumbup:
     
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    @Kunhardt , if it is not on here, then it is a new species of Monti you have there
     
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