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Old 05-10-2011, 10:43 PM   #1
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I have a few pieces of fossilized coral In my tank..when I got them they were white an now they're turning brown/amber..is that ok
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They are just getting diatoms and algea on them.
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Yep just normal growth. Eventually they will get coraline algae on them and look very pretty. I have a few dead corals that are solid purple
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I bet those look awesome in purple
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Ok thanks...I'm glad it's normal
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