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MY 20g Tank is Clean!

Just a quick message to tell you my 20 gallon tank is now free of the 40-50 aiptasia I had on January 1 of this year. I am thrilled with results. I will talk with you today to buy some more berghia for my other display tank. Thanks a lot,

Brandi

Rare Japanese Green Sarcophyton Leather Coral - 1 Inch

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Rare Japanese Green Sarcophyton Leather Coral - 1 Inch


You will love this Japanese green leather coral with large green polyps. The size is approx. 1 inch when fully expanded. It is growing on a frag plug. It is happy with a variety of lighting. This live coral grows at a moderate rate for a leather coral.

Some of the common names Sarcophyton coral is Mushroom leather, Leather, or Trough Coral. Leather corals are commonly found on reef flats and in lagoons and are in various shades colors with the most colorful being from Tonga and Fiji.

The leather Corals are a non-aggressive coral but adequate space should be provided between them and other corals in the reef aquarium that are more aggressive.

Culturing of the colony is often accomplished by taking a slice of the coral by dividing it across the length and across the top like a pie and attaching that piece to live rock.

The symbiotic algae zooxanthellae hosted within its body provides a majority of its nutritional needs and does not need to be fed.

Quick Care Info

Care Level: Easy

Temperament: Non-aggressive

Lighting: Moderate

Waterflow: Low to Moderate

Scientific name: Sarcophyton sp.

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I got the nudies around 1pm today they all recieved live and suprisingly active with eggs in the bag, they took to acclimation well and they all devoured a loose aiptaisa i dropped in for them while acclimating they have been added to the tank, which t...

William

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