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Old 11/09/2018, 04:34 AM   #1
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ID Please

We have a white growth on the bottom of some of our corals, could someone let me know what it is

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Old 11/09/2018, 04:48 AM   #2
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Some more images, I have scraped some off one of the corals


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Old 11/09/2018, 05:39 AM   #3
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Totally harmless and beneficial pineapple sponges

Here is a great site for you to bookmark/reference in future ID requests..
https://www.lionfishlair.com/hitchhikers-guide/
It has most of the common stuff found in our tanks..and a simple thumbs up/down system..


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Old 11/09/2018, 08:12 AM   #4
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I agree on the pineapple/q-tip sponges.

Harmless and common, especially in newish tanks.


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Old 11/11/2018, 04:34 PM   #5
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