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  1. "Soft" corals
    Good day Guys Could someone please assist with identifying this specific leather coral? Kind Regards
  2. General Reef Discussion
    Hi folks, I recently got this toadstool and it was not standing up in its previous tank. Its stem is about 3 inches long and the umbrella is about 2.5 inches in diameter. It has been in my tank for about 10 days without standing up either. I have another toadstool coral in my tank and it is...
  3. General Reef Discussion
    Hi I on monday i added my first corals to my previously fish only tank.They were a torch and a finger leather coral. Since adding the torch it never extended and this morning when i woke up all the polyps had gone form the skeleton and were floating around the tank. The finger leather coral had...
  4. "Soft" corals
    Hey Guys, My tank is a little over 6 months old. Salinity is typically between 1.023 - 25. Two weeks ago, after seeing some major coraline growth, I decided to begin the adventures of corals. Parameters seem within range: 480 calcium, 80-82pH, 0 ammonia, 0 nitrite, nitrate is typically 15-20...
  5. "Soft" corals
    Hello! I have a question about my corals. I have a 10 gallon reef tank. Almost 7 months old. It was downgraded from a 55 gallon when I moved back home with my parents briefly....they didn't want a large tank. I did not have a second cycle and did it all pretty seamlessly about 3 months ago. It...
  6. "Soft" corals
    It seems to migrate around the base, so I don't think it's attached. Any ideas?
  7. "Soft" corals
    Hi All, It seems like I've got something growing off of the base of my leather, but I can't tell what it is. It doesn't look quite like aiptasia (not translucent or fleshy enough), but it also doesn't look like the leather it's growing off of. We had a pulsing xenia some months back that died...
  8. General Reef Discussion
    Hello everyone, I picked up three corals recently and I was wondering what that things is that's growing on the stalk of my leather.
  9. Pests, Hitchhikers, and Diseases
    First, A happy mother's day to all the wonderful mother colonies of the world today! Secondly, I've grown concerned over the past week of my cabbage leather. I'm attaching a picture so you can see why. I'm not really going to try and speculate. I would like to see what I can fish out before...
  10. LPS Coral Forum
    Just picked up this beauty for dirt cheap today because my LFS said someone came in with 15 frags of it..normally she sells it for $45 but she gave it to me for $20..she said it was a leather coral but I was researching leathers and this doesn't quite look like one? Should I target feed whatever...
  11. General Reef Discussion
    This has been in my LFS for 3 weeks......its huge. They have it in the assorted Leathers for 49.99. Ive asked the people working there A few times, they just say its some type of leather. Its a poor picture, but its a pinkish color w no polyps like a devils hand. I wanted to read just on...
  12. "Soft" corals
    Okay so on Saturday I bought this leather coral which I am yet to id. When at the Lfs It had a blue tint with no polyps extended. When I out if in it shed for the first day. Now it has shed fully but the cleaner shrimp constantly crawls All over it eating bits of it. As well as that my angel...
  13. "Soft" corals
    What is this coral? Reminds me of a carnation but the tops are spikes (and they hurt if you accidentally touch one!). Any idea what it is?
  14. "Soft" corals
    Saved a colony (sinularia dura) from the rock we received. Also got some red mushrooms, which are doing great. This colony started off in a low flow area. It didn't respond well to the light so low light, as well. Changes today: I moved it in front of the trickle filter return. It opened up...
  15. "Soft" corals
    I recently purchased a new yellow leather (never owned one before) along with a birdnest. I also have several other SPS, LPS, and Softies that are all doing fine but my new yellow leather has not opened up yet and has brown spots that peel off with a turkey baster. Here are some pics. posted...
  16. La Crosse Area Reef Keepers (LARK)
    I have my large toadstool for sale for $80 and a large lta anemone on a rock with about 20-30 mushrooms for $60
  17. General Reef Discussion
    Just saw this weird mark on my Green Polyp Leather coral today, any idea what could be going on?
  18. "Soft" corals
    This bright yellow leather coral is washing up on Padre Island, Texas. It seems to be growing over the stems of some other plant, forming long strings. It has very small translucent polyps.
  19. "Soft" corals
    Hey guys I just got a toadstool and dont know where to place it i tried close to flow at medium height and on the sand but it just keeps leaning over. Any advice?
  20. General Reef Discussion
    Hello! I just picked up a red pipe organ frag, and two tiny pieces of leather coral. Its been an hour since I put them in and they are not open yet. Should I be worried? I'll check tomorrow. Thanks
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