Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Saltwater and Reef > Saltwater & Reef - Getting Started
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
 
Old 06-03-2011, 12:43 AM   #1
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Brough5754's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Beech Grove, IN
Posts: 298
Gonophora

Do gonophora eat phyto or zoo plankton
__________________

__________________
Brough5754 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-03-2011, 02:16 AM   #2
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Austin,tx
Posts: 1,699
Is this a pagoda cup?
__________________

__________________
Bige is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-03-2011, 03:13 AM   #3
AA Team Emeritus
 
ryshark's Avatar

POTM Champion
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Southern California
Posts: 1,649
Quote:
Originally Posted by Brough5754 View Post
Do gonophora eat phyto or zoo plankton
No such thing as Gonophora, as far as I know. I think you mean Goniopora. Or Hydnophora. Anyway, Goniopora are touchy. I have never had one, but if I was to get one I would get an aquacultured pieces. ORA has a nice Red Goniopora. Here: ORA Red Goniopora | Goniopora sp. | Oceans, Reefs & Aquariums
__________________
180-gallon acrylic mainly SPS, SWC 1A Cone Skimmer, APEX Neptune Controller, 3x MP40w Vortechs, Tunze 6045, Radiums 250w in Lumenarc Minis, Galaxy Ballast, BRS Dosers
ryshark is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-03-2011, 11:08 AM   #4
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Brough5754's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Beech Grove, IN
Posts: 298
That didn't answer my question
__________________
Brough5754 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-03-2011, 11:24 AM   #5
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Austin,tx
Posts: 1,699
We were trying to figure out what you meant. Either way, its photosyntetic. It might benefit from phyto but it will more than likely eat from water column and light. What ever it is.
__________________
Bige is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-03-2011, 11:31 AM   #6
AA Team Emeritus
 
ryshark's Avatar

POTM Champion
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Southern California
Posts: 1,649
Quote:
Originally Posted by Brough5754 View Post
That didn't answer my question
Does a doat eat dog food or cat food? Hard to answer
__________________
180-gallon acrylic mainly SPS, SWC 1A Cone Skimmer, APEX Neptune Controller, 3x MP40w Vortechs, Tunze 6045, Radiums 250w in Lumenarc Minis, Galaxy Ballast, BRS Dosers
ryshark is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-03-2011, 11:37 AM   #7
AA Team Emeritus
 
ryshark's Avatar

POTM Champion
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Southern California
Posts: 1,649
Quote:
Originally Posted by Bige View Post
We were trying to figure out what you meant. Either way, its photosyntetic. It might benefit from phyto but it will more than likely eat from water column and light. What ever it is.
Yep. At some level you can argue that everything benefits from phyto because it is the bottom of the food chain, which feeds the pods, which feeds the coral etc. But here are some small links to read up: Flower Pot Coral - True Red
or
Horn Coral, Fluorescent
After reading the bottom sentence of these, it looks like goniopora will eat phyto and hydnophora doesn't.
__________________
180-gallon acrylic mainly SPS, SWC 1A Cone Skimmer, APEX Neptune Controller, 3x MP40w Vortechs, Tunze 6045, Radiums 250w in Lumenarc Minis, Galaxy Ballast, BRS Dosers
ryshark is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-03-2011, 02:25 PM   #8
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Brough5754's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Beech Grove, IN
Posts: 298
Ok thanks cuz I've been attempting to feed my coral zooplankton
__________________
Brough5754 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-03-2011, 02:45 PM   #9
AA Team Emeritus
 
ryshark's Avatar

POTM Champion
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Southern California
Posts: 1,649
Quote:
Originally Posted by Brough5754 View Post
Ok thanks cuz I've been attempting to feed my coral zooplankton
They probably do eat zooplankton. What kind of zooplankton are you feeding?
__________________
180-gallon acrylic mainly SPS, SWC 1A Cone Skimmer, APEX Neptune Controller, 3x MP40w Vortechs, Tunze 6045, Radiums 250w in Lumenarc Minis, Galaxy Ballast, BRS Dosers
ryshark is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-04-2011, 08:45 AM   #10
Aquarium Advice Freak
 
Brough5754's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Beech Grove, IN
Posts: 298
Kent Marine ZooPlex
__________________

__________________
Brough5754 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off








» Photo Contest Winners








Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:43 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.