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Old 05-07-2013, 06:08 PM   #1
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finger leather shedding

So I got this finger coral Friday night . It opened up nice for a few hours Saturday but since then it has been slumped over with no polyp extension . I just got in from work to find it looks like its shedding . It has a thin mucous like crud coming off. What makes them shed and is it bad that its doing it?
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Old 05-07-2013, 07:28 PM   #2
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I got a large leather it's never slumped over when shedding.
Got a pic
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Old 05-07-2013, 07:34 PM   #3
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Maybe slumped over wasn't a good choice of words. It's just not extended .
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Yep looks like its shedding LOL might take a few days, mine did here's a pic of mine
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Ok cool . So I take it that shedding isn't a bad thing then? How often do they do it ?
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Old 05-07-2013, 08:05 PM   #6
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They do it all the time, sometimes a lot and other a little. My fish eat the big pieces floating in the water.
They do like some flow to help get it off them.
Normal growth for a leather
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