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Old 03-12-2008, 07:31 PM   #1
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what to feed corals

i just bought my first coral today and i dont know what to feed it. also how many times a week?
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What kind of coral and what kind of lights do you have? Many coral do not need to be fed at all.
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Is that button polyps or yellow polyps? How about a pic.
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No direct feeding will be needed. Can you explain how you feed the tank right now? It is most likely plenty for the coral.
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well every other day i feed a pinch of flacks in the morning then in the evening i feed a mix of frozen foods and krill oh and seaweed for my tangs
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Are they like these. If so they get what they need from the water column.

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looks like that but most of them are smaller and a few neon green one are larger
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here is the pic of the coral
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