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Old 02-06-2010, 11:58 PM   #1
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Button polyps not opening

have no idea why my button polys are not opening they where fine a few days ago now they wont open all parameters are fine have em on sand bed at this point ive moved them a few times i have a Current nova 72inch 12 bulbs t5 lighting zoas are fine mushrooms are fine xenia is fine idk what could be wrong with these guys
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Any predatory snails within the colony? The more you move them the more they'll stay closed. Were they up higher previously, before you moved them to the sandbed?
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You are not having any problem with fish push sand on them or gobies dropping sand on them?
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They where 1st in the middle of the tank they opened up there for about a day or two so i moved them up alittle higher never opened up now on sand bed i have 4 Asterea snails i just have one algae blenny i havent seen him throw any sand on them i havent got any sandshifter to stay in the tank they always jump out been threw 3 so i have a sandshifting starfish
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