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

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
 
Old 07-30-2019, 09:59 PM   #1
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
abrahamavelar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: salt lake city utah
Posts: 2,333
Send a message via MSN to abrahamavelar Send a message via Yahoo to abrahamavelar
Superman zoas

Hey wats up ppl I have a quick question why is my Superman zoa's not opening at all it's been almost 2 weeks all the other corals are doing fine, my other zoa colonies has a whole bunch of little ones and when I first got then this one had more what am I doing wrong the were same tank right next to each other and just this one's isn't doing good
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	IMG_20190730_194117.jpg
Views:	24
Size:	259.8 KB
ID:	313601  
__________________

__________________
abrahamavelar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-31-2019, 09:48 AM   #2
Giant Clam Addict
Community Admin
 
Sniperhank's Avatar



POTM Champion
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Summerville, Pennsylvania
Posts: 19,700
Move them to a different spot in the tank. It's most likely a flow issue, but could deal with lighting as well. Either way moving can address this.
__________________

Sniperhank is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-31-2019, 01:47 PM   #3
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
abrahamavelar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: salt lake city utah
Posts: 2,333
Send a message via MSN to abrahamavelar Send a message via Yahoo to abrahamavelar
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sniperhank View Post
Move them to a different spot in the tank. It's most likely a flow issue, but could deal with lighting as well. Either way moving can address this.
This is the 4th time I move it I moved it higher and with less flow but I was told to do a dip with revive what you think
__________________
abrahamavelar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-31-2019, 01:50 PM   #4
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
BigRedsReefs10's Avatar

POTM Champion
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Posts: 4,816
Superman zoas

Start them on uour sand bed and leave them alone for a while. They just need to adjust, and canít if you keep moving them around. A coral dip is always a good idea before adding a new coral to the tank.
__________________
BigRedsReefs10 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-31-2019, 06:20 PM   #5
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
abrahamavelar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: salt lake city utah
Posts: 2,333
Send a message via MSN to abrahamavelar Send a message via Yahoo to abrahamavelar
Quote:
Originally Posted by BigRedsReefs10 View Post
Start them on uour sand bed and leave them alone for a while. They just need to adjust, and canít if you keep moving them around. A coral dip is always a good idea before adding a new coral to the tank.
Thanks, quick dumb question, when adding new corals wat should I should expect to see the first two weeks both soft and hard coral
__________________
abrahamavelar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-31-2019, 06:22 PM   #6
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
BigRedsReefs10's Avatar

POTM Champion
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Posts: 4,816
Quote:
Originally Posted by abrahamavelar View Post
Thanks, quick dumb question, when adding new corals wat should I should expect to see the first two weeks both soft and hard coral


Every coral is different, some adjust fast some never do. What lighting are you using, and how much flow is in the system?
__________________
BigRedsReefs10 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-01-2019, 02:25 AM   #7
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
abrahamavelar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: salt lake city utah
Posts: 2,333
Send a message via MSN to abrahamavelar Send a message via Yahoo to abrahamavelar
Quote:
Originally Posted by BigRedsReefs10 View Post
Every coral is different, some adjust fast some never do. What lighting are you using, and how much flow is in the system?
Today as 12:20 pm I'm using the stock but tomorrow I'm getting the ai prime hd flow I have the return an one icecap gyre 1k
__________________
abrahamavelar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-01-2019, 11:31 PM   #8
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
abrahamavelar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: salt lake city utah
Posts: 2,333
Send a message via MSN to abrahamavelar Send a message via Yahoo to abrahamavelar
This are my parameters that I just took

Ph 8.3 (it's between 8.2 and 8.4 on the red Sea test kit)
Ammonia 0.2
Nitrite 0.05
Nitrate 20
Kh 3.57
Calcium 420
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	1525125983.jpg
Views:	21
Size:	49.5 KB
ID:	313615  
__________________
abrahamavelar is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-03-2019, 01:54 PM   #9
Giant Clam Addict
Community Admin
 
Sniperhank's Avatar



POTM Champion
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Summerville, Pennsylvania
Posts: 19,700
I'd move them down into the sandbed and see how they do. Parameters aren't on the suspect list if all else is doing well. It's either flow or lighting, and I suspect flow.
Sniperhank is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-04-2019, 10:56 AM   #10
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
abrahamavelar's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: salt lake city utah
Posts: 2,333
Send a message via MSN to abrahamavelar Send a message via Yahoo to abrahamavelar
I have moved it down hopefully it's not lighting but tomorrow I will install the ai prime he I have had it for a few days just scared to install it with out more info on what are the best colors for growth and colors etc
__________________

__________________
abrahamavelar is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
zoas

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
Superman Coral Galwaydellboy Saltwater Reef Aquaria 15 01-05-2014 04:39 PM
GOBY aka SUPERMAN PISCES4LIFE Members Saltwater Tanks Showcase 1 09-03-2013 09:25 AM
Superman Montipora Bleaching mrg02d Saltwater & Reef - Sick Fish or Coral 0 03-18-2011 02:17 AM
True Superman? ntswift Saltwater Reef Aquaria 4 10-27-2007 01:02 PM
mr funktastic is superman WaterPond Feedback - Member sales/trades 6 12-21-2006 10:10 PM







» Photo Contest Winners








All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:59 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.