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Discussion in 'I.D Section' started by stevebibby, Dec 17, 2010.

  1. stevebibby

    stevebibby Registered

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    Got a frag of this and not a clue what it is[​IMG]
     
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    Only a novice so I'm prob totally wrong but is it not a montipora digita
     
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    Oh just thought you might be looking for a specific species name and in that case I'm useless haha
     
  4. Chris J

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    Looks like green montipora digitata to me :smile:
     
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    looks like a porties to me
     
  6. stevebibby

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    Here's a pic of the frag 6 months on
    [​IMG]
     
  7. Funkymonkey

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    sorry, whats the one on the bottom right? thanks
     
  8. stevebibby

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    Thats what I was told it was, then someone else said it was a didgi. Beginning to get it's colour back now
     
  9. stevebibby

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    You mean the orange sun coral?
     
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    judging by the name and the corals in the pic, I guess thats the one Big Thumbs Up thanks
     
  11. stevebibby

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    Have a look at my tank thread, there's a pic of it out feeding. Shows it's true colours off nicely
     
  12. screwloose

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    looks like yellow digi to me buddy
     
  13. Chris J

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    Could be porities as Dave mentioned :smile:
     
  14. Chris J

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    If it is porities it would be easy to distinguish as they get a waxy coating that they shed every few weeks.
     
  15. stevebibby

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    Had it for 6 months now Chris and haven't noticed this and TBH it's growing too quickly to be porities, thats why I posted as unsure between then two
     
  16. Chris J

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    I have a yellow porities and you would know about the waxy coating if it was.
     
  17. stevebibby

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    So what do we think, Yellow didgi as per Nev's post?
     
  18. screwloose

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    yep..and i will take a frag when you do some mate :thumbup1:
     
  19. Chris J

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    Well it's definitely green in the first photo but definitely looks more yellow in your tank.
     
  20. killi

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    Hi Steve
    It's porites cylindrica
     
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