Help 2 ID LPS

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Hello, I need some help on the ID of this 2 corals.
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The lfs told me this was a fungia, I didn't believe him, but was a bargain and was toss in the corner of a tank, so I decided to give him a better home.

2nd I bought it as being a cypnastera, the coral is growing fast and gaining insane colors, what do you guys think?

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Thank you for your help.
 

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Hello, I need some help on the ID of this 2 corals.
IMG_20210426_143551.jpg


IMG_20210426_143544.jpg


The lfs told me this was a favia, I didn't believe him, but was a bargain and was toss in the corner of a tank, so I decided to give him a better home.

2nd I bought it as being a cypnastera, the coral is going fast and gaining insane colors, what do you guys think?

IMG_20210426_143631.jpg
IMG_20210426_143618.jpg


Thank you for your help.
Not quite sure, but the first reminds me of an Acanthophyllia. Don’t take my word for it, I dont personally keep big LPS. Biggest I have so far would prob be Euphyllias for me.

2nd one does look like a cyphastrea. The fact that you said that it is growing fast cements that its a cyphastrea. Normally we regard cyphastreas as sps.
 
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Hello, I need some help on the ID of this 2 corals.
IMG_20210426_143551.jpg


IMG_20210426_143544.jpg


The lfs told me this was a fungia, I didn't believe him, but was a bargain and was toss in the corner of a tank, so I decided to give him a better home.

2nd I bought it as being a cypnastera, the coral is growing fast and gaining insane colors, what do you guys think?

IMG_20210426_143631.jpg
IMG_20210426_143618.jpg


Thank you for your help.
Actually, the more I look at it. I think the first one might actually be a Fungia. A really misshapen one.
 
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What is driving me off fungia is what appears to be a foot attached to the rock, the coral and the live rock is attached, I have to bring it all together.
Foot attached? I know many lfs where I’m from would actually glue fungia to a frag plug to stop them from running around. Also, although not fungia but a relative of them, Lithophyllon actually encrusts. But looking at what you have, the skeleton looks more like a Fungia than a Lithophyllon.
 
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