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Old 06-08-2004, 10:53 AM   #11
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I got a torch coral back a few months ago, it only survived about three days, but in that time my GSPs would not come out and they were about four feet apart.
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Old 06-08-2004, 12:30 PM   #12
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If you have corals or anemones in the tank there is bound to be some sort of chemical warfare. Anemones are notorious for releasing nematocysts in the water, especially one that is always on the move. Running carbon and aggressive skimming will usually tank care of that.

FWIW, the anemone should not wander. The tank conditions may be excellent based on test results but that is not the only thing to look at when dealing with anemones. As Sixline mentioned, water flow and light are paramount. If chemical warfare was the issue, it's fixed easily enough.

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ya my thing about saying it was happy was the way it acted you could tell when it was not happy.I saw that a few times ,but it moved around always bulbed up.I did feed him by hand good size portions of frozen brine though to so.Just sharing incase anyone else has this issue
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