What are my zoas doing?

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  1. Jacojs

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    Hi everyone.

    I read about zoanthids expelling zooxanthellae, and I think thats what the one on the back right is doing but what are the others doing? Its a clear stringy "slime" for lack of a better word, is this normal or a sign of distress?

     
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    Is there anything stressing the zoas like hermits, nudis, light or a parameter? could be just expelling waste
     
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    Hi Reefer.

    I have no hermits, no nudis I'm aware of. Not sure about the light or parameter. Will test tomorrow and update.

    Thanks.
     
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    Cant see much but from your description it sounds like its just having a poo
     
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    yeah, taking a dump... Zoa and anemones are after all closely related.
     
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    Okay thanks :)
     
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