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Old 02-25-2013, 05:38 PM   #1
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Can anyone tell me what these little white things are? I have loads of them all over the back of my tank.



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Old 02-25-2013, 05:56 PM   #2
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Are those nudibranchs?
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Old 02-25-2013, 06:12 PM   #3
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Are those nudibranchs?
Hi and thanks for your input. I have just googled nudibranchs and nudibranch eggs and I can't find any that look what I have.

I have asked a few people but no one seems to know. Maybe I have an undiscovered species and I can name it lmao.
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Old 02-25-2013, 06:13 PM   #4
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Look like sponges to me.

Edit: Pineapple sponges on second look.
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yup thats a white sponge. they are harmless but very ugly. most commonly found in the sump and places with lower flow. very common in a new aquarium.
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Look like sponges to me.

Edit: Pineapple sponges on second look.
Yep that's them. Cheers
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yup thats a white sponge. they are harmless but very ugly. most commonly found in the sump and places with lower flow. very common in a new aquarium.
Thanks, how can I get rid of them? There is plenty of flow in the tank, I have 2 external filters running and 2 x 5000lph powerheads running too.
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best way to get rid of them is by removing them yourself
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They are harmless. Best to just leave them unless you don't like seeing them.
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Old 02-25-2013, 07:04 PM   #10
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I don't mind them just not nice looking at them all over the back wall. Is there any fish that eat them?
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