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Old 09-26-2003, 10:47 PM   #1
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bright yellow algae

i have notices some patches of bright yellow algae growing, and ideas on what type it is?
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Old 09-26-2003, 11:23 PM   #2
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i have notices some patches of bright yellow algae growing, and ideas on what type it is?
Sounds like encrusting yellow sponge
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even on the substrate?
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LOL, probably not on the substrate. I've never seen a bright yellow algae, but it could be a form of cyanobacteria.
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Could it be coraline if it was on the LR?
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I believe there is a yellow coralline algae. Not common, but it does exist.
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