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Old 08-05-2011, 07:02 PM   #1
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Bristleworms

Is it just me or is anybody else seriously grossed out by these guys.

I caught one in my tank today omg freaked out. He was 3 inches long, im so glad I was able to catch him. I wouldn't have been able to sleep if he was still in there
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Old 08-05-2011, 07:03 PM   #2
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I'm kinda grossed out by them but they're actually pretty cool and a good part of your cuc.
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Old 08-05-2011, 09:22 PM   #3
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I'm kinda grossed out by them but they're actually pretty cool and a good part of your cuc.
+1 they maybe freaky but the are a great part of cuc.. the best thing you could do in this forum is post it incthe classifieds and offer it for shipping costs..
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I couldn't sleep the night I discovered them in my first SW tank, once I got used to seeing them and saw how much they cleaned up the sand, I actually like how they look and the different colors and patterns they have.
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Old 08-05-2011, 09:47 PM   #5
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There are some flatworms that are soooooo beautiful, but are predators and can kill your fish. It's really weird how that works lol
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Old 08-06-2011, 02:01 AM   #6
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I have a huge yellow bristleworm in my 14 cube I saw it one night over a foot long creepy but has not caused any problems Noreen have my little bristleworms so as long as they help me out I leave them alone
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I was told a six line wrasse would take care of lil bristle worms .. But as far as big ones i have bristol worms in my 28 gl and yes they are gross but supposibly benefifcial to our tanks
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I was told a six line wrasse would take care of lil bristle worms .. But as far as big ones i have bristol worms in my 28 gl and yes they are gross but supposibly benefifcial to our tanks
I was told the six line would eat flatworms and he has not but he might be eating bristles for me I dunno
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cut back on feeding the tank and the bristle worm population will decrease. if you have large worms, you are definitely overfeeding.
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