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Old 01-07-2006, 06:15 PM   #1
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Yellow polyp eating hermits?

I was checking my tank out and saw a hermit's leg in one of the polyp of the Yellow Polyp I got. I found this pretty amusing. I would have never thought something like this could happen.
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Old 01-07-2006, 08:14 PM   #2
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I would say its a shed from a hermit that ended up in there some how. IMO no way they could eat a hermit, now a hermit could eat a yellow polyp if it wanted..

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Yeah I have to agree with seaham I have found hermit molt around my polyps and anemones but I highly doubt it ate it
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