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  1. Pests, Hitchhikers, and Diseases
    Hello All! I'm wondering if someone can help me identify what these are? Hoping the pics come through (if not I'll link them somewhere) but the black stuff just appeared and there's been 2 of these jelly things (next to the sea glass) that I've found in the tank now. I showed the pic of the...
  2. General Reef Discussion
    So, I purchased this colony at the Lfs and looked WAY different there compared to my tank. They had the daylights on as do I and still different. My tests are all perfect calcium at 460 etc. Question is? Why are the zoas with the white dots in the center so ugly now? Are they dying or something...
  3. Pests, Hitchhikers, and Diseases
    Hey, So my tank has been getting more algae now that I tried a new salt and I have already switched back to my old salt but can someone confirm what I have going. I think it is Dinoflagellates but want to confirm. It grows on the glass super fast and sick of scrubbing it off. My nitrates are at...
  4. LPS Coral Forum
    I am new to the hobby and had a chance to snap up someone's entire 110 gallon setup. It came complete with fish and corals. I've identified some mushroom and toadstool soft corals but there are three types of LPS coral that I can't identify. I'll post pictures of them and I'm hoping someone...
  5. General Reef Discussion
    Hi Every one, I have a Hippo Tang in my quarantine for the last 5 weeks. No prior diseases, it's just a new fish. No new additions to the tank in 4 weeks. In the past few day I noticed some freckles/spots on its face, which I thought was normal. But this morning I noticed 5 brownish-white spots...
  6. General Reef Discussion
    Hey everyone still gettin used to the great adventures of SW :) as a new hobbyist im going to question everything in my tank and plus its in my nature no matter how big or small i wanna know what it is! So a little background.... Started up my 10 gal nano reef around 2 weeks ago SG is .023...
  7. General Reef Discussion
    i've recently noticed a few things in my tank popping up, and i have NO IDEA what they are! i tried to look it up but its kinda hard to look something up if i dont know what it IS :read: lol. i just wanted to know if theyre harmful or if it matters at all that theyre there. the first one is a...
  8. General Reef Discussion
    hey all i need a hand identifying this coral. i believe its a purple and baby blue favia
  9. "Soft" corals
    I need help identifying one of my corals.
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