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Old 07-31-2013, 09:22 PM   #1
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Bristleworms- A new trick in my book

So i did a larger water change just now and was amazed at what started happening.

The bristeworms were sticking their heads out of the crevices in the rock and spewing a nasty white substance! What the heck is that all about? I've had bristleworms for the last few years, no biggie I've left them alone mostly but this has me baffled.

ANyone have any ideas or input? What were they spewing into my water? LOL
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Bristle Worms Spawning - YouTube
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Ha I've seen my snails do that before but never a Bristol worm. Eww.
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So thats what they are doing? ewwwww... so now I will have even more of them?

Thanks by the way, appreciate the video. thats exactly what they were doing
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Agh that's gross. Looks like you've got some happy bristle worms lol must be the lighting that got them in the mood.

I wonder If the "white stuff" will foul the water if they keep doing it over time
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The water was actually clouded up after they were all through. I;m guessing the larger than usual water change spurred it on. I've done big changes before and never witnessed anything like I saw today. Must have been 30 different streams of yuck floating around.
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