Green Nepthea coral turning black

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  1. marvelousone

    marvelousone Well-Known Member Louisiana Reef Club

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    My green nepthea is turning black and dying. It was starting to attach to a rock it was touching. I pulled it off and it tore the side. Now it is turning black all over. It is dying. what can I do to save it.
     
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    Do u have any coral revive dip?
     
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    marvelousone Well-Known Member Louisiana Reef Club

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    yes I do
     
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    I would try that first.
     
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    Mine did the same thing today. Turned solid black and when I picked it up to dip it, it’s skin fell right off. I’ve never seen one necrosis like that.
     
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    marvelousone Well-Known Member Louisiana Reef Club

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    I cut off what I could that did not have any black on. I dip it. hope it saves it.
     
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    Hoping for the best! Please keep us updated.
     
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    marvelousone Well-Known Member Louisiana Reef Club

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    I cut it up. I only had three small pieces that did not have any black on them. I dip them. today they look ok.
     
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