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My new lil guy


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    lngliv3 - Reefkeeper CR Member
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    Default My new lil guy

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    How do I get this guy to stay put

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    Very nice! What species of anemone is it?

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    lngliv3 - Reefkeeper CR Member
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    A purple tip Is all I know

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    Tom@HaslettMI - Reefkeeper
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    Hmmm. Based on appearances I'm guessing it is a long tentacle anemone (Macrodactyla doreensis). They like to bury their foot in the sand or rubble. Once it finds a spot it likes it should stay put... at least until you change the flow, lighting, etc. then it may move again.

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    lngliv3 - Reefkeeper CR Member
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    Do they normally shrink up ? The wife thinks it's dead

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    lngliv3 - Reefkeeper CR Member
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    Alive or dead?

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    lngliv3 - Reefkeeper CR Member
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    A few better pictures

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    lngliv3 - Reefkeeper CR Member
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    Can I put it in a piece of pvc pipe cap with some sand in it? Was thinking of a 3" pipe cap ?

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    lngliv3 - Reefkeeper CR Member
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    Ok I got home from work tonight and my nem was small shrinking up I moved it not knowing what to do there was a pile of nasty fuzzy stinky crAp under it I move it to a shot glass with some sand in it to get it off the bottom and maybe more water movement around it not sure what to do with it please help !!!! ASAP!!!!

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