Coral ID

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Just wondering if anyone recognises the coral below? Saw this in the LFS, and when I asked they didn't know what it was either. Apparently it was in a tank at TMC labelled assorted soft corals.

You can't tell from the picture, but it's a dark purple colour, and although they're closed in the picture, I'm told there are little golden yellow polyps on the bumpy bits that you can just make out.

I really like it and would have bought it, but I'd like to know what it is before jumping.

Anyone?



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Did the whole thing move about? Looks more like an LPS to me, it could be a cauliflower coral if it is a soft coral, think there called dendrophylia (spelling)
I should really sort this out!!

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