Continued frustrations. I came home last night to find one of my acan lords receded into the skeleton, one head already lost. I pulled it out today to do a dip in coralrx and found that a red algae that reminds me of dragon's breath over took it. Removed what I could and did the coral dip. I rehoused it away from the other colonies and hoping for the best.
I last posted about the growth on my sandbed. It is now gone, and probably was by the end of work when I posted that. Not sure why it came and went so quickly if it was anything but cyano
. Just going to skip feeding today and plan on a larger than normal water change this week.
Still no sign of the blood shrimp, so he is no longer alive. If it was molting he would have shown himself by now. Also haven't seen the comet in awhile, but I know how shy they are and won't worry about him for another week being MIA. But the deaths would explain the sudden nutrient spike and that weird cyano
On my days off I'll try to get pictures of the tank. I've been so busy at work that I have only had time to keep up with maintenance at this point. Since I'm salty about a kid punching me in the back of the head last night, seems like a good way to relax to me.