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Old 05-27-2011, 08:25 AM   #1
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Possibly a sick or stressed out Duncan Coral

First we'll cover the basics:
Type & how long you have had it: Duncan Coral, 3 Months
Current lighting & Bulb Age: Current USA 18" Fixture 1 10,000K and 1 blue actinic 18w bulbs, aged 5 months
Nitrate: 5ppm
Calcium: 450ppm
Phosphate: 0ppm
Alkalinity: dKh 9
pH: 8.3
Salinity: 1.024
Temperature: 75
Liquid or strip test kits: Api Liquid
Location in tank: sandbed
Current amount of flow: medium (300gph turnoverish)
Current tank dosing regimen: phytoplankton,zooplankton,calcium,magnesium
Nearby coral: none
Explanation of problem: concerned that the polyps arent looking healthy

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Temperature: 75
Why are you keeping your temp so low?
What is your mag level...since you are dosing mag?
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