Official Fungia Show Off Thread...

Discussion in 'General LPS Discussion' started by ddiver, Sep 28, 2009.

  1. Dsnakes

    Dsnakes Knight Reefer R2R Supporter Reef Squad R2R Excellence Award Partner Member 2018 Build Thread Contributor

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    What has happened to yours? Also, they can eventually put babies off a dead skeleton. Don't remove it, give it some time to see if it will produce the babies.
     

  2. Ghxst

    Ghxst Well-Known Member Build Thread Contributor

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    My tank was slightly irritated by the litter of BRS alk That me and my apex put in it. Makes for a good time to show off my project x mouths, looks like I’ve gained 2 since last check.

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    I can keep them alive for about a month and then they just slowly fade away. I've tried probably a half dozen because I like them. I've tried everything from daily target feeding to no target feeding. Doesn't make a difference. They just don't like my tank for some reason. Tank is SPS/LPS tank set up for years and everything does well except those for some reason.
     
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  4. Jeremy K.A.

    Jeremy K.A. Active Member

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    I've had the same problem, and have no idea why
     
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    So they propagate by splitting? Is there a way to artificially propagate them?
     
  6. Ghxst

    Ghxst Well-Known Member Build Thread Contributor

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    The project x fungia was messed with in Reefgens lab, they won’t tell us why it has more mouths. Mine has made two babies by forming on the bottom and I fragged it from there. I have seen a reef member in CO have a regular fungia That dropped babies regularly. They also mass spawn after death.

    They can be cut and fragged as well but I don’t know how on a single healthy one.
     
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  7. Ghxst

    Ghxst Well-Known Member Build Thread Contributor

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    The color is still coming back after the spike but at least it’s tenticles and appetite are back
     
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  8. mattdg

    mattdg Member Build Thread Contributor Hudson Valley Reef Keepers

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    All I can say is WOW! I had no idea there was so much variety in the world of fungia.

    It's no rainbow, but is definitely the rarest coral in my tank. Here is our all blue fungia. Wish the picture could show how stunningly blue it really is. Anyone else have one of these?
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  9. Curryb15

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    Here’s mine

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    Krzydmnd Well-Known Member Reef Tank 365 Partner Member 2018

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    Just got this guy. Should I assume he's of the short tentacled variety?

    He did just eat some pellets but this as much as his tentacles extended. [​IMG]
     
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  11. Krzydmnd

    Krzydmnd Well-Known Member Reef Tank 365 Partner Member 2018

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    Aaaaaaand another from a show yesterday. My newest addiction = plate coral. Gonna need a bigger boat.... Errr... Tank. [​IMG]
     
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    I just picked this one up yesterday. [​IMG]
     
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    Krzydmnd Well-Known Member Reef Tank 365 Partner Member 2018

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    Love the colors! I want to find a rainbow then I'll be good for a while.
     
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    I really want a rainbow too!
     
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    This came in on last indo shipment sure cant wait for them to open back up. FB_IMG_1529321639753.jpeg
     
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    Mine seems pretty happy lately.

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    I miss my helio, great pic, gorgeous animal. :)
     
  18. jgvergo

    jgvergo Well-Known Member R2R Supporter Build Thread Contributor Hudson Valley Reef Keepers

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    I'm sad to say this guy did not survive my recent move. Loved it though.
     
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    Leaellynasaura Active Member

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    My plate has a double tentacle now :eek:

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    My only one
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