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Old 01-05-2013, 11:42 PM   #1
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Has anyone ever had a coral rtn and figured out the cause? I had my first coral rtn the other day ive had coral die in the past of course but this was a matter of 1 day tissue literally fell off the skeleton of a purple millie the polyps were even out while this was happening coral wasn new to the tank nothin was new on or about the tank
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Old 01-05-2013, 11:46 PM   #2
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Has anyone ever had a coral rtn and figured out the cause? I had my first coral rtn the other day ive had coral die in the past of course but this was a matter of 1 day tissue literally fell off the skeleton of a purple millie the polyps were even out while this was happening coral wasn new to the tank nothin was new on or about the tank
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Tank 150g sump 65g lighting 120w led ph 8.0 dkh12 cal 420 nitrate and phosphate undetectable with salifert test sump has chaeto i use phosphate reactor and calcium reactor oversized skimmer 16g waterchange every sunday reefcrystals ive only heard of rtn i mean this milli lost all tissue in less than 24 hours bone white now
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Thankfully I've never had to deal with rtn.....

Have you made any recent additions to the tank? Heard stress from coral introductions can be a big factor.
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Thankfully I've never had to deal with rtn.....

Have you made any recent additions to the tank? Heard stress from coral introductions can be a big factor.
Nothin changed this just happened yesterday i hadn changed water since last sunday so it wouldnt be anything i added or any temp change i mean it looked great in the morning then about 3:00 it was halfway gone bedtime very little flesh left this morning RIP :-( ive heard of it but this is a first for me source water 0 tds dont get me wrong ive had coral die but this is different its like the flesh just melted off i have other coral in there birdnest , a few acros , few millis , few montis , zoas , tort , enchinata are all fine lighting schedule the same idk
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