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Marc Daniels
03/17/2017, 01:09 AM
I have this growing in my 2g nano, it is very thin and wiry clumps and the color in the pics is a good representation. This pic is a lil smaller than a golf ball.

Ruise
03/17/2017, 02:53 AM
It's beautiful. It looks like fine coralline algae cluster. (http://www.live-plants.com/corallinefine.htm) I would love to grow some.

Ron Reefman
03/17/2017, 07:09 AM
It does look like the branching coraline we see in the Keys a lot. I've brought some home a couple of times and it hasn't survived past a month or two. If that's what you've got... congratulations!