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    Simona586 - Reefkeeper CR Member
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    Anthony

    Default Anemone

    I bought a bubble tip anemone and it has moved to the back of the tank and you can barely see it! will it move back towards the front? or should i move it to the front?

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    bluwc - Reefkeeper CR Member
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    It will move where it wants o. If you move him, he will move again until he finds his happy place. If he's on a rock that's easy enough to turn, you can face it towards the front of the tank so you can see him. But again, he may or may not move again...

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    MyNemesis - Reefkeeper
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    Sometimes, BTAs move into a dark area or under a rock to split. You may have gotten a two for one deal! I agree with Troy - wait until it is firmly attached before you try to move the rock. If you just bought it, give it a week to figure things out in your tank. It may very well move to a location you like.

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    Yea, let it be. It will move all around until it gets settled. I've had some success with spot feeding with a turkey baster once it moves to a spot you like. Also, IMO it will settle in a place you can build around it and it looks good.

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