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  1. General Reef Discussion
    I placed a frag of GSP on a piece of purple live rock. Now the rock is turning a really deep purple and it seems to have spread to the shell of my turbo snail. Not quite sure if that is normal. I'll try and post a picture later today if I can.
  2. "Soft" corals
    Started our first zoa and it now has this strange purplish/white growth coming up from the bottom and it seems to be taking over the zoa. Any idea what it is? See attached photo.
  3. Reef Fish
    Hello everyone. Today I added a Bangai Cardinal and Purple Dottyback to my 55 gallon aquarium. Along with those, I have a pair of clowns, a fire shrimp, camel shrimp, torch coral, and other invertebrates. I am wondering if all of my fish and coral will be fine and safe with the Purple...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    Evening, Morning, afternoon' Ladies and Gents. I need some nice closeup and wide shot pics of various coralline algae(s) growing on live/ reef rock (I have my reasons :cool:) Particularly the mix of Red & Purple algaes Any pics appreciated, anyone can post! Thanks a bunch!
  5. General Reef Discussion
    So I've had my trump coral in my tank for just over two weeks. Today while looking at the tank, I saw this little purple thing with two black eyes and two very small antennae. He is inside a tiny hole (branch) of the stony part of the trumpet coral. Best pick I could get, its the same color...
  6. General Reef Discussion
    Hi, I was recently out of town and I returned to my tank with weird growth. It is purple with tons of bubbles on it and in the sand. It's just layered on the sand and is mossy. Any clue what it is? If so shoild I remove it?
  7. Anemones
    Hi all. This is my first post but I have been lurking for the past 6 months as I have built my new saltwater aquarium. In the past week a new inhabitant has shown up and I am curious as to what it is. It is actually quite beautiful, but I want to make sure it is ok for my coral. Hard to...
  8. General Reef Discussion
    Has anyone seen this, there are chunks missing from his fins, but no one (that I see) is picking on him. He has been in this tank for months and this just started a couple weeks ago. No new occupants. They are symmetrical and not frayed as if getting nipped at. HE is healthy other wise and...
  9. General Reef Discussion
    So I got a nice gigantic frag of xenia for $15 yesterday and it has like 7 stalks on it but counted as a frag. In the bag even it looks great but when it got to my tank, it slowly decline in appearance. I floated for about 20 mins and dripped until i filled the cup up with the same amount of...
  10. Reef Fish
    Hello forum, I am new here and new to the world of SW! I have a ten gallon nano with two Percula clownfish (1-1.5") and a purple dottyback that hitchhiked in some live rock. They all seem to get along but today when i looked at the smaller clown, a piece of the gill plate is simingly missing...
  11. "Soft" corals
    Hello everyone I just joined this forum and am very excited! I am new to reef keeping but I'm loving it. Wondering if anyone can help me identify this frag plz!
  12. Pests, Hitchhikers, and Diseases
    Its a fuzzy purple five leg people EA.... E'er uh star fish Its the size of a Childs finger tip. Like pinky status. I also have a 3 in sifting star in the tank And two serpent stars also finger top size. They were also hitch hikers. I'm Pretty shoure this is an aptaisia enenome
  13. General Reef Discussion
    So i have a 6x54w t5ho lighting setup on my 120 gallon tank, the current bulbs are back to front actinic, 12k, wave point coral wave, actinic, 12k, actinic. i would like to run a blueish purple all day long and i am moving the 10ks to the back of the lighting fixture. im thinking of getting a...
  14. General Reef Discussion
    Hi everyone, I bought some polyps as one one of the first corals in my tank. My tank has been set up a year, so I got them 10 months ago or so. They are purple colored. I have since then bought other polyp colonies. These have look great, because they are open when the lights are on. My purple...
  15. Pests, Hitchhikers, and Diseases
    I am new to saltwater aquariums. I bought a 29g nano tank. I've had it for 3 weeks now and yesterday i found this under one of my live rocks. This morning I could not find it like it had retracted itself back, and later this evening...bam there it was again. It is purplish in color and...
  16. General Reef Discussion
    When I bought my live rock about a year ago it was very developed with purple coraline algae. I have dosed calcium since day one and always maintain it at about 450. The purple coraline algae has exploded in my tank and covered my pumps, back glass, shells, etc. The only problem is that all the...
  17. Anemones
    have had it about 4 months got it on a whim, still not sold on what exactly it is, a pic is worth everything. yellow tentacle, not really colored on the ends, not really sticky, purple foot doesn't really move (maybe 6" just back and forth) just one of my clowns maybe head buts it once ever...
  18. General Reef Discussion
    Bought some liverock off of Craigslist 8 Months ago. Now I have a bunch of sharp purple growths coming out of them... I'm assuming they are some type of coral. Heres a pic(best I could do) there at the bottom of the LR .. Any suggestions? Thx
  19. General Reef Discussion
    The purple Coralline was very dark purple and looked slimish in other words (as it should be). However, since sunday night the purple has been peeling off and looks as if its turning white in my 26 gallon bowfront. My paramater are on spot, 0 ammonia, 0 nitrite, and a ph of 8.2 and SG at 1.025...
  20. "Soft" corals
    Hey guys, I have a rock with a colony of purple death palys, 27 polyps to be exact. I'm trying to make my tank strictly zoanthids, not even palys, and there's a frag/swap meet soon at my lfs where people can set up stands for free. I was curious how much I could look to charge for this? I also...
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