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4age
07/30/2017, 04:07 PM
Got this acropora on a shipment from Bali a while back as hand selected sps.no scientific name.any idea what it could be..gets pink tips and orange coralites.

Colour is a bit at the moment
https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20170730/3cdbb13bd18c1127920d9cbf945d2565.jpghttps://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20170730/713d9a99ab89025dfcb9be4c19ebf533.jpg

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C.Eymann
07/30/2017, 07:02 PM
Post a pic of it closed up so the radial coralite structure is more visible.

4age
07/31/2017, 03:10 AM
Some older pics I found of same frag taken over some time..it went pink under leds and is now a greenish base with pink tips and the orange coraliteshttps://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20170731/cf54b66ba2fb8e558a6bb724941ff9f5.jpghttps://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20170731/c2978d97ce8257ece6d608b0138a3505.jpg

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4age
07/31/2017, 11:04 AM
Just got home and blasted the acropora with a turkey baster to get polyps to retract..these are best pics I can get..

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20170731/2a74072aef7947334b6ee5816ed5ec83.jpghttps://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20170731/193a951c1e7456dd06d17ef166a9fbc5.jpg

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4age
08/01/2017, 04:29 PM
Bump

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4age
08/03/2017, 11:31 AM
Bump

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C.Eymann
11/11/2017, 10:02 AM
Might be Acropora vermiculata, its my best guess.