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Old 10/16/2020, 05:05 PM   #1
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Unhappy Micromusa

I have what I believe is a micromusa coral. It was given to me several years ago by someone who thought it was an "Acan." It has been happy & healthy for a few years now. I feed it regularly, and it has been growing consistently.

Over the past 2 weeks it has gone downhill fast. It has lost polyps and won't open the remaining polyps. Everyone else in the tank looks fine (coral & fish).

I'm concerned this may be an infection of some kind? I'm also concerned that a green filefish may be harassing the coral. The fish has never done this before, and I have not actually witnessed the fish feeding on the coral. But he is often very interested in the coral.

Any thoughts/input would be appreciated. Thanks!

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