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Old 10-30-2012, 04:39 PM   #1
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Thin film coming off my leather

My new leather coral is shedding a very thin film, looks almost like it has been shrink wrapped. It also displayed polyp like lumps
Is this the norm?


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It also opens and closes quite often
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Old 10-30-2012, 07:41 PM   #2
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It's normal I think. Mine does the same thing but it seems to be when stressed. It seems to happen if something walks across to pushes ect. From reading I think it's part of them growing too. Maybe someone with more knowledge will chime in.
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Old 10-30-2012, 07:59 PM   #3
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When they do grow they remove a layer from them. putting some flow on it will help it shed and remove it quicker.
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Old 10-30-2012, 08:12 PM   #4
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I use a syringe to just suck off the slime when it starts peeling off. That way the leather is happier faster and there no slime floating into my filter.
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