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Old 01-19-2021, 06:41 PM   #1
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I just added coral to my tank about a week and a half ago, and it instantly became limp in my tank. Any advice?Click image for larger version

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Old 01-20-2021, 05:15 PM   #2
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A kenya tree. They are stupid hardy. Soft corals go limp when they shed off a layer of 'skin'. There are theories that they do this to prevent parasites and such. Since you just added it to your tank, it's upset and stressed. It should get back to normal in a couple days.
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