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Old 06-10-2011, 01:46 PM   #1
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We have a 100 gallon aquarium with a metal halide t5 light combo what would be the best spot in the tank for a star polyp frag we recently purchased?We have been experimenting and think it needs alot of light because if part of it is in a shaded area it retracts itself.
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Old 06-10-2011, 02:51 PM   #2
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Place it low and in medium flow, they are a low-light coral
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Old 06-10-2011, 05:24 PM   #3
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Place it low and in medium flow, they are a low-light coral
Disagree,they are a medium to high light coral.
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Disagree,they are a medium to high light coral.
Mine are under 250 metal halide.
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My experience says you may have to try a few different spots mine wouldnt come out when placed high in the tank with flow directly over the top of them so i moved them to the bottom and they still get lots of flow just not so direct
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This coral is pretty hardy, it will adapt to almost any lighting. Flow will make it close up if there is too much though.
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