Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Saltwater and Reef > Saltwater & Reef - Sick Fish or Coral
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
Old 10-28-2010, 08:00 PM   #1
Aquarium Advice Regular
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Vermont
Posts: 98
I am new to keeping Cabbage coral

I am new to keeping Cabbage coral and i have not found a lot of info on the net. My coral has been fine previously. I couple heads have rescently started turning purple when everything was a rusty orange / brown color. The water quality has been fine. Anyone ever seen this, is this normal or should i be concerned ? Some heads are turning purple, some not. Even on healthy specimines, they are starting to get purple spots in some places.

mmaglione is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-30-2010, 08:48 AM   #2
Community Admin
melosu58's Avatar

Tank of the Month Award
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Virginia
Posts: 38,340
It`s normal as since it`s a leather it will do what they call sloughing. It will be back to normal soon if it has not already. Here is mine.



You can view many of my fish and corals in my photo albums in my profile.

View my tank

AA Community Rules|AA TOS

Forums 101 - posting, accounts, basics
melosu58 is offline   Reply With Quote

bba, coral

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

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
You Have Sponges inside your Live Rock it's keeping your coral alive. Tank2379 Saltwater Reef Aquaria 0 04-28-2009 07:25 AM
Cabbage Leather and starfish mrcrazypants05 Saltwater & Reef - Identification 4 07-21-2006 05:43 PM
pics of cabbage leather coral?? swjunkie Saltwater Reef Aquaria 3 03-06-2006 05:49 PM
New to coral keeping SGT Henry Saltwater & Reef - Getting Started 8 02-03-2006 01:08 PM
cabbage leather coral MT79 Saltwater Reef Aquaria 4 10-21-2003 01:35 AM

» Photo Contest Winners

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:37 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.