Quarantine soft corals on a rock

Stoutgat

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@Humblefish , I do have a RBTA in my frag qt now for about 12 day's I also have 4 shrimps in there. The anemone sometimes seems ok when ontop of a rock, but then it moves to the underside of a rock hanging upside down and shrinking up. I did turn the rock around a few times so that he is on top again and then he seems fine for a few hours or a day then the same story, he moves to the bottom of the rock upside down shrink up and stay like that.

He is obviously not happy where he is and I am afraid he may just die, do I leave him hanging upside down for the remaining 4 days or keep turning the rock around just to complete the 16 day quarantine, or do I move him to my dt, how big is the risk that it may still carry some disease after the 12 day's in qt?
 

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Thanks HF, for one or other reason he decided to move to the edge of the rock and open up fully facing his body upwards and seemingly looks very happy. I even fed him a minute small piece of frozen fish with his daily spot feed of Ocean Nutrition reef pulse powder. Will leave him in the qt for now and just monitor him
 

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I did find this creature on top of a Zoa frag in my qt tank this morning, I know it is a terrible photo, but the best I can do, can someone please try and identify the bug, and if it is something to worry about?

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@Humblefish You mentioned that inverts should be QTed for 76 days or until first molt is observed. Can I thus accept that my shrimps are safe to transfer to the dt once they have molted and abandon the remainder of the 76 days?
 

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@Humblefish You mentioned that inverts should be QTed for 76 days or until first molt is observed. Can I thus accept that my shrimps are safe to transfer to the dt once they have molted and abandon the remainder of the 76 days?
Yes, but give shrimp a day or so before transferring to allow their new exoskeleton time to harden.
 
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