sick mushroom leather

Discussion in 'Coral Diseases' started by somethingfish85, Nov 30, 2008.

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  1. somethingfish85

    somethingfish85 Skunk Shrimp

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    hi guys just wondering what would cause a mushroom leathers (Sarcophyton sp) to develop a cut it started out about 5mm in diameter and is now spreading its almost 2 inches long, cant see any parasites or anything attacking it. the cut has like a brown scab type thing over it. i have tried getting a pic but the only time the mushroom has shrunk down enough to see the cut my lights are out so i cant get a decent pic.. any advice at all?
     
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  3. somethingfish85

    somethingfish85 Skunk Shrimp

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    here are a couple of pics i took any help is really appreciated
     
  4. somethingfish85

    somethingfish85 Skunk Shrimp

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    PharmrJohn The Dude

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  6. unclejed

    unclejed Whip-Lash Squid

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    I suppose it could be splitting but I am not 100% sure.
     
  7. Dr.Fragenstein

    Dr.Fragenstein Panda Puffer

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    Like Unclejed said it might be trying to asexually reproduce, w/o a clearer picture it is very hard to tell

    Good luck
     
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  9. somethingfish85

    somethingfish85 Skunk Shrimp

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    thanks for the response guys here are some more pics so i hope these help
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