Please help me identify this

Discussion in 'ASAP' started by Gator996, Oct 27, 2004.

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  1. Gator996

    Gator996 Plankton

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    I am a newbie to this, I have had my tank up and running now for about 6 months, in the last few days I have noticed these little things popping up all over my live rock, will someone please identify them and tell me if they are good or bad and exactly what they are, thanks, Joel
     
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  3. amcarrig

    amcarrig Super Moderator Staff Member

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    Look like brown button polyps. Congrats....you got some "free" corals :)
     
  4. Craig Manoukian

    Craig Manoukian Giant Squid

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    Joel,

    Welcome!  Looks like a a type of polyp which is a soft coral.  They are not harmful to your tank.  Could be a Palythoa or Zoanthid species.
     
  5. Gator996

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    Thanks alot, thats what i wanted to hear. something good, i aprreciate your help.