do corals need to be acclimated

Do Corals Need To Be Acclimated

When it comes to purchasing new corals for your reef tank, it is important to understand what the best steps are to provide proper care for your new frag. Whether you purchase them from an online vendor or from your local fish store (LFS), you need to ensure that your coral survives the transition. Corals…

pencil urchin

Pencil Urchins For Saltwater Tanks

Pencil Urchins (Eucidaris tribuloides) are a popular invert for saltwater aquariums. They are also called slate pencil urchin or red pencil urchin. These inexpensive urchins usually go for around $10-$15, and they are a great addition to your tank’s clean up crew. They are efficient at eating away different types of algae, sponges, and coralline…

Sinularia Leather Coral

Sinularia Leather Coral | Ultimate Guide

Sinularia or better known as Leather corals are a popular species of soft corals for home aquariums. There are several popular varieties including Finger Leather, Cabbage Leather, Spaghetti Finger Leather, and Blushing Finger Leather Corals. They are soft corals with small polyps all over their skin, and they are popular with both beginners and experienced…