Calling all SPS gurus

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  1. SamsReef

    SamsReef Well-Known Member

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    Folks,

    I purchased these last year as frags in RAP (2016) NY. THey have all grown beautifully. Do not recall who I bought from and what they are called. Can someone ID these. Let me know if you want to see more pics of these. will do my best to describe them.

    #1) Mille. lot brighter than my other mille which also pinkish ridges with green polyps. See #2
    Millepora.JPG
    #2) another mille which looks like sunset but not sure.
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    #3) This guy grows like red dragon...thin branches but has Christmas tree like shape and green polyps
    Ice Dragon.JPG


    #4) This has keeps getting better. grows like pink lemonade but has hot reds all over it instead of yellows as in pink lemonade

    IMG_3329.JPG

    #5) orange polyps with pink structure. the orange polyps glows in actinics
    red_with_orange polyps.JPG

    #6) tabling acro with lavender tips
    Tabling Acro.JPG

    #7) hot red with yellow/greens where there is low light

    unknown5.JPG


    Thanks for your assistance.

    Sam
     
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  2. ritter6788

    ritter6788 Coral Fraud Private Eye Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter Photo of the Month Award R2R Excellence Award Reef Spotlight Award Partner Member 2018

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    I assume you're looking for trade names since you called some of them by scientific name already. I can't help you with that but I just wanted to say those corals look nice and healthy and looks like you've done a heck of a job growing them. Well done.
     
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    I am curious on the tradename for #3 also since I also have the same one
     
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    Bacon505 Well-Known Member Build Thread Contributor

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    I love your #4,5&7, let me know if you want to trade. Very healthy beautiful specimens
     
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    SamsReef Well-Known Member

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    Yes. that is correct. Thank you Sir. Appreciate the appreciation.
     
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    #6 looks like Pearlberry. Beautiful corals nice job!
     
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    Salty1962 Wrasse and SPS Lover R2R Supporter Reef Squad R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor Partner Member 2018

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    Don't know the names from the pics. Send me some frags so I can grow them and get better observations of them so I can help:D:D Very nice colonies!
     
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    Thanks mate. Pearlberry does have similar color and tabling growth.


    Keep it coming folks
     
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    SamsReef Well-Known Member

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    Thank you. #6 and #7 looks very similar to what you are suggesting. Lets see if there are any alternate IDs.

    Sam
     
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    1. ASD Rainbow Millepora or RMF Acid Trip Millepora. My guess is ASD
    2. Could be either of the first two as well but looks like WWC Ding Dang Millepora to me
    3. Tyree Mr. Pacman or OA Green Dragon
    4. No idea but niceee
    5. Dunno but super nice
    6. Ora pearlberry or Jkr rainbow or crayola plana
    7. The coloration reminds me of CB maleficent but looks like different species
     
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    Very nice. Have a lot of names to go through.

    Sam
     
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    Beautiful job. Congratulations
     
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