What in Neptune's World?

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What in Neptune's World?

Postby liquid » February 21st, 2006, 10:03 pm

In this month's Advanced Aquarist's Online Magazine, we have a mystery coral seeking identification. Can you identify this coral?


Please refer to this article in this month's Advanced Aquarist: http://www.advancedaquarist.com/2006/3/neptune

Good luck!!! :D
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Postby brandonberry » March 15th, 2006, 4:42 pm

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Postby Laura D » March 15th, 2006, 6:49 pm

That looks *exactly* like a coral I had that someone gave to me as a "green Psammocora ".

I will be curious to know what it is. I gave it away to a newbie just two days ago as part of downsizing my tank. Hope it isn't rare!!
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Postby marillion » March 15th, 2006, 7:50 pm

Looks like a Pavona to me.


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Postby alainul » March 16th, 2006, 1:40 pm

Hello with all,

I think of green Plesiastrea versipora :wink:
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Postby Tang_Man_Montreal » March 16th, 2006, 2:38 pm

Looks like pavona to me,...

I have one that exact color in my tank.
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Postby Mihai » March 21st, 2006, 3:16 pm

Pocillopora hulkosa?
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Postby Prawnman » March 21st, 2006, 9:34 pm

P. maldivensis?
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Postby FragMaster » March 22nd, 2006, 2:49 am

Pavona sp.
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Postby Dr. Reef » March 25th, 2006, 5:06 pm

Sort of looks like Psammacora or Merulina to me.
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Postby futrtrubl » April 1st, 2006, 4:40 pm

Looks like a knobby variety of Madracis decactis. I do only know Caribbean corals though.


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Postby Len » April 6th, 2006, 3:36 pm


Sorry for the belated welcome :)
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Postby RicardoMiozzo » April 7th, 2006, 5:12 pm

Hydnophora sp.
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Postby Psam » April 12th, 2006, 12:38 pm

Psammocora, looks like P. Vaughnii with that bright green. Send me a frag?!
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Postby Laura D » May 15th, 2006, 12:00 pm

When do we find out what it is?
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