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Old 11/27/2007, 09:15 PM
spellbound spellbound is offline
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Placement of leather corals

Please advise me on the placement of leather corals in reference to being placed next to other leathers. I know there must be distance between corals and leathers. Does there have to be a distance between leathers and leathers? I have a ledge that is about 8-10" with a leather off to the side of this ledge. The head of the leather is about 4-5" when fully open. If another leather on the same ledge is not possible, please advise me on how to detach the present leather-I believe it is a mushroom leather-as it has attached to rock about an inch up the stalk. The stalk is unstably attached to rubble rock at the bottom of the stalk. I would like to move this leather to the middle of the ledge. Thank you for your advice.
Here is the leather and the ledge. The leather is still mad because I tried to move it.
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Old 11/28/2007, 10:25 AM
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If they are the same species it should be ok, if not your mileage may very. Good water flow helps, but some leathers and soft corals arfe more agressive than others.
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Old 11/28/2007, 11:28 AM
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Thank you very much. I'll keep my eyes out for another good looking one.
 

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