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Old 01/08/2019, 12:48 PM   #1
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Does anyone know what this is?

This was on some live rock I acquired a week ago. Thanks


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Old 01/08/2019, 02:20 PM   #2
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I can't enlarge your photo, but from the thumbnail it looks like either a sponge or, more likely, green star polyps with their polyps hiding.


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Old 01/08/2019, 03:13 PM   #3
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Old 01/08/2019, 03:35 PM   #4
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The picture is inaccurate showing a purple tint. It is primarily white. Is that because it is trying to make a comeback? This rock is new to my aquarium.


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Old 01/15/2019, 10:20 PM   #5
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GSP- Green Star Polyps


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Old 01/17/2019, 01:19 PM   #6
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Can't really tell much from the photos - all you can see is some sort of encrusting - could be anything. Can you take a photo with polyps extended.

If the polyps are white - I have something similar. Still have not ID'ed it.

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