Aquarium Forum
 


Menu
  · Tropical Fish Home
· Fish News
· Aquarium Forum
· Calculators
· Equipment reviews
· Free Aquarium Ebook
· Feedback
· Link to us
· Photo gallery
· Plant species
· Tropica Plant DB
Tropical fish species
· By Common name
· By Scientific name
Tropical Marine fish
· By Common name
· By Scientific name

_________________
  ...

Articles
  · African Cichlids
· Algae Control
· Aquarium Decoration
· Aquarium Resources
· Aquatic Plants
· Barb Fish
· Betta Fish
· Breeding Fish
· Catfish
· Central American Cichlids
· Cichlids
· Clownfish
· Corals
· Corydoras Catfish
· Discus Fish
· Dwarf Cichlids
· Fish Diseases
· Frogs and Turtles
· Goby Fish
· Goldfish
· Gourami
· Invertebrates
· Jellyfish
· Killiefish
· Lake Victoria Cichlids
· Livebearers
· Malawi Cichlids
· Marine Aquariums
· Marine Aquarium Fish
· Other Fish
· Pleco
· Predatory Fish
· Photography
· Pond Fish
· Responsible Fish Keeping
· Rainbow Fish
· Shark Fish
· South American Cichlids
· Tanganyika Cichlids
· Tetra Fish
· Tropical Fish Food

User Tag List

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 12
  1. #1

    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Location
    Huntsville, Alabama
    Posts
    41

    Latest gifts & ribbons:

    Default New Frag- Needs an ID


    0 Not allowed!


    Not sure what it is... I got it for $18 today. One head has died, but the live one seems to be happy in my tank so far. Anyone have some advice?

  2. #2

    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Saskatchewan, Canada
    Posts
    20,090

    Awards Showcase

    Latest gifts & ribbons:

    T.G.I.F.! - Slaphppy7   Chocolate always makes a body better.  Glad you're on the ment - fishmommie   Here's to a quick recovery my friend. - mommy1   Happy Holidays. - gadget228   Have a Candy cane ;-) Merry Christmas - steeler58   

    Default


    0 Not allowed!
    Hard to tell, maybe some type of acan

    It will benifit from some feedings while it gets used to your tank
    If you take your time to do the research FIRST, you can successfully set-up and keep ANY type of aquarium with ease.
    "Not using a quarantine tank is like playing Russian roulette. Nobody wins the game, some people just get to play longer than others." - Anthony Calfo
    Fishless Cycle Cycling with Fish Marine Aquarium Info [URL="http://saltwater.aquaticcommunity.com/"]

  3. #3

    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Posts
    11,851

    Awards Showcase

    Latest gifts & ribbons:

    Thanks for the quote - **AquaQueen**   Message for you sir! - Aeonflame   

    Default


    0 Not allowed!
    +1 Cliff to acan.

  4. #4

    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Location
    Huntsville, Alabama
    Posts
    41

    Latest gifts & ribbons:

    Default


    0 Not allowed!
    Well, It seams to really like my tank. After I did some research on this little guy, and he started getting a bit healthier, I just LOVE it! Thanks for helping me ID it!

  5. #5

    Join Date
    Nov 2011
    Posts
    744

    Awards Showcase

    Latest gifts & ribbons:

    Happy Holidays :) - Aminax   Have fun at the coast - mommy1   【ツ】 - korith   Thank you for playing - mommy1   

    Default


    0 Not allowed!
    I know what it is. Pretty! ;) Seriously, I'd definitely say acan. Glad to hear it likes your tank!
    I hate hearing people say "it's only a $3/$5/$1 fish/shrimp, so it's ok if it dies, I can just get another." It's still an animal! All animals should be treated like they're worth $10,000.
    29 sw: Damsel, shrimpgoby, pistol shrimp, waspfish
    65 fw: Rummies, glowlight tetras, pencilfish, darters, ottos, f betta, goby, dwarf gourami, ninjas
    29 fw: Chili rasboras, pygmy cories, P. Gertrudae

  6. #6

    Default


    0 Not allowed!
    To be honest, it looks like a candy cane coral to me. The color pattern, shape, skeletal stalk, and the dead piece next to the head all tell me candy cane or something in the family.

    Just my two cents, lol. Nice looking coral either way!!!
    220g South American
    90g Reef
    20g Reef
    20g Reef

  7. #7

    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Location
    Glendale, Arizona
    Posts
    57

    Latest gifts & ribbons:

    Default


    0 Not allowed!
    Quote Originally Posted by kmw0004
    http://s1205.photobucket.com/albums/...ent=photo2.jpg

    Not sure what it is... I got it for $18 today. One head has died, but the live one seems to be happy in my tank so far. Anyone have some advice?
    Looks more like a Lobophillia Brain Coral

  8. #8

    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Location
    Huntsville, Alabama
    Posts
    41

    Latest gifts & ribbons:

    Default


    0 Not allowed!
    The skeleton on this thing has spikes... More than likely an acan? its much too large to be a candycane I think. The head on this thing is about an inch and a half when all fluffed out. Poor thing has been banned to the bottom of the tank- fell off the rockwork while I was at work and some of those spikes were right through the flesh when I found him. He made a come back, and I don't want to risk it again until I have a spot for him where he won't fall. Love this thing though!

  9. #9

    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Posts
    11,851

    Awards Showcase

    Latest gifts & ribbons:

    Thanks for the quote - **AquaQueen**   Message for you sir! - Aeonflame   

    Default


    0 Not allowed!
    Use epoxy putty and put it where you want it. Nevr depend on friction or gravity to keep a coral in place.

  10. #10

    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Location
    Mars
    Posts
    6,479

    Awards Showcase

    Latest gifts & ribbons:

    Wecome to the forum - Lady Hobbs   ...Use it wisely. - Drumachine09   Superman of tanks big and bigger - Lady Hobbs   Cheers! - alizee340   for knowing stuff - Nick_Pavlovski   
    World Trade Center Victims and Heroes - Fireworks Safety - Dave66   

    Default


    0 Not allowed!
    Quote Originally Posted by Reefing Madness
    Looks more like a Lobophillia Brain Coral
    Was my thought too.

    Dave
    When a finger points to the moon, the imbecile looks at the finger.

    Omnia mutantur nihil interit.

    The more you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •