Dying wall hammer pink skeleton?

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This morning i received 3 small wall hammers over the mail. I did put them in a Q tank so they can recover from the trip first before i dip them and put them in the display tank. Unfortunately 2 out of 3 don't look well and i think are not gonna make it. What i notice is that these 2 have a different colored skeleton than the healthy one. The healthy one has on top a white/beigish colored skeleton while the 2 dying ones have a pink colored skeleton on top. See picture.
Is that normal for wallhammers? (i'm new into wall hammers)

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This morning i received 3 small wall hammers over the mail. I did put them in a Q tank so they can recover from the trip first before i dip them and put them in the display tank. Unfortunately 2 out of 3 don't look well and i think are not gonna make it. What i notice is that these 2 have a different colored skeleton than the healthy one. The healthy one has on top a white/beigish colored skeleton while the 2 dying ones have a pink colored skeleton on top. See picture.
Is that normal for wallhammers? (i'm new into wall hammers)

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Looks like coralline algae is growing on the skeleton to me…
 
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Found this thread, the pictures in that thread reminds me of what i'm seeing now.

 

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I've never had long term luck with wall hammers/frogspawn. They seem to always peel away from the skeleton after a few months for me and I end up throwing them out. My guess would be they don't like the flow I have in my tank even though its pretty moderate.
 
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