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Old 11-15-2012, 03:08 AM   #1
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How to stop this pink thing in my live sand??

How to stop this pink thing in my live sand??
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Old 11-15-2012, 05:23 AM   #2
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Looks like coraline algea. Scrape it off then move the sand back up against the front.
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Old 11-15-2012, 05:32 PM   #3
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Looks like cyano Is it between the sand and the glass?
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Yes its between the glass and the sand
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Old 11-16-2012, 02:16 AM   #5
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It looks like cyano. Does it come off easily with your finger?
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Yes it does
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Old 11-16-2012, 02:55 AM   #7
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Yes it does
Then it's canisters cyanobacteria.
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Old 11-16-2012, 02:58 AM   #8
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Thank you very much
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You might want to siphon your sandbed when you do water changes, if you don't already. It's just another place for nutrient buildup.
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