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Old 04-24-2005, 03:03 PM   #1
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a bright green algae is formed in my tank after about two months its on the dead coral is this a nuisance algea or what is it
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Old 04-24-2005, 03:06 PM   #2
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Is it long stringy or short filmy? What kind of cleaners do you have?
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short and filmy dont know its my uncles tank he just got in the hobby a while back
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Old 04-24-2005, 06:06 PM   #4
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I'd suggest adding some snails and blue/red legged hermit crabs to the system if he doesn't have many yet. They will really help reduce any algae problems.
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