Need Help Identifying

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    prthd

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    Hi, im new to the hobby, my tank has been set up for almost 3 weeks. i have some things on my live rock id like to know what they are. one is purple and the pitcure i think i decent. the other is in the crack of the rock, and it seems like it might be 2 or 4 sections. its pinkish, and grey and might have some yellow on it. i just noticed it last night when i was redoing my rocks. any help weould be greatful.

    Phins to the left

    Dave
     

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    here are some other pictures of my tank. i got a 75 gallon.
     

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    That first pic looks like coralline starting to grow to me.The 2nd is some kind of crab hiding in the rock.

    You've got a good start there.:D
     
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    so i did some research, on purple coralline aglea and came across this picture. could this be what i have starting. how old would you say this is.
     

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    That photo looks like a montipora coral to me
     
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    you guys blow me away with your knowledge.

    :^:
     
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    Could be plating coralline algae
     
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    What Avery said
     
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