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  1. SawSlinger

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    Hello everyone I’m just getting started in the reef tank hobby and I’m trying to learn the different types of corals. Does it get easier the more you read and search information on corals to identify them? I have learned a lot from this forum already (thank you) so I decided to sign up. I have a coral that for the life of me I can’t remember the name of and trying to find out care on it. Any pointers is greatly appreciated

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    jsker Reefing is all about the adventure Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Partner Member 2019 R2R Secret Santa Reef Tank 365 Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor

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    Welcome to R2R and the community!!:)
     
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    jsker Reefing is all about the adventure Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Partner Member 2019 R2R Secret Santa Reef Tank 365 Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor

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    Crabs Mcjones Millepora Maniac Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Partner Member 2019 R2R Secret Santa Reef Tank 365 Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor Hospitality Award

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    Welcome to R2R! The more you see, the easier it gets to identify;) if I was a betting crab, I'd say a chalice of some type:) ezgif-2-87e260e22b7f.gif #WelcometoR2R
     
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    mike werner Valuable Member R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Partner Member 2019 R2R Secret Santa Reef Tank 365 Build Thread Contributor Hospitality Award

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    WELCOME!!Yep the more ya see the easier it gets!!
     
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    Thank you
     
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    Welcome to R2R!:)
     
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    I have to write them down and keep a list of where I place them. I have old brain.
     
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    Welcome to R2R show us your tank we love pictures.

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    I been doing that a lot trying to take in so much information I made a folder for my reef tank
     
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    Thanks for all the welcomes appreciate it
     
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    I will get some better pics of my set up tomorrow since it’s lights out but currently have a hammer, candy cane, mushroom, GSP and now a chalice 2 clowns 3 nassarius 3 astrea few blue leg hermits and a emerald
     
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    Remember to keep that gsp on an island. They are great but can become invasive
     
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