One of my original sun corals has been withdrawn for a week now, I noticed a hole in one of the polyps. I did a dip in Coral Rx and found a bristle worm and a pile of pods but nothing that was of particular threat. It has started to come back in the last day or so but it's slow going. This coral...
I have a huge problem, my corals have started dying. My birdsnest turned white, my xenia melted, my ridcordeas look all....tense, my sun coral started deteriorating. and all this happened over night. Everything was healthy and thriving up until now. It happened after a water change. I did a 7...
The new suns have arived, temp. acclimated, a quick bath of revive, and into the tank. They have made the trip from Oregon to Florida in one piece. After they start to open I will be placing them in their more permanent placement. They got mad and slimed me so I know they're ok
i know its a brain but forgot its name anyone know.its oing good in my tank the only thing is my strawberry goby is spiting sand all over the place on my live rock and my corals might get rid of it thanks
Who's got them? Got Pix?
I actually have the GIANT Sun Corals which you can apparently coax into being open during the day by feeding them. There isn't too much good information out there about this coral, so anything you know, please share.
Here is mine...
I may be able to get my hands on a new 12 gallon nano tank for my daughter. I would like to replace the original lights with some 8w T5 lights. I would be able to fit 3 8w T5s in there for a total of 24w. I am not a coral and lighting person. With this setup what types of corals would i be able...
Well I went out to the Farmers market today to find that the LFS that has a spot there Finally added their wall of tanks two weeks ago.Pricing wasn't too bad (about $20-$40 for pieces larger than frags) some of the coral was nice. They had a nice selection of fish (different than the same old...
I am still up in the air on a reef or a fish only tank.
I know the basics are setup the same:
3-4 months of cooking/curing/cycling
Lighting, more flow, CA,Alk additives are additional for the reef.
I want some really nice fish in the tank like a trigger or angels (If they...
150 gallon AGA, built in overflow boxes, built into the wall
2 power heads (will be upgrading to Vortech pumps someday soon)
3 400 watt MH lights
2 T5 lights plus moonlihts
Euroreef protein skimmer
40 gallon sump, 30 gallon refugium
Auto-top off, 2 300W heaters
I was wondering, what would be a good coral to start out with? My tank is 20 gallons and has been up for about a month and a half and I currently have 1 Scooter Dragonette, 2 Firefish, 2 Emerald Crabs, 1 Coral Banded Shrimp, and 4 Dwarf Blue-Leg Hermits living in it. I want to add something to...