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Old 01-29-2013, 07:51 PM   #1
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nudibranch?

I found a yellow, small caterpillar like organism on the back of my tank I believed to be nudibranch. Are they good or bad to the reef?
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Depends. Most of them aren't very reef safe, but if you don't have coral or sponges it won't be an issue and will just die.
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Depends. Most of them aren't very reef safe, but if you don't have coral or sponges it won't be an issue and will just die.
I have sps, lps, soft corals and mushrooms. I really have no idea how this came here. I usually dip my corals with Coral Rx before I introduce them in the tank.
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Well take it out. Never know where the little buggers can come out of.
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Well take it out. Never know where the little buggers can come out of.
Alright, thanks...btw this little guy looks nice though, bright yellow...
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That is what a sump is for imo. But without food it'll starve and pollute your tank. Removal is the best option.
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Ok I'll watch for it again later..
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I don't know that I would kill it before I knew what it ate. I would want to observe it and see what it does.
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I don't know that I would kill it before I knew what it ate. I would want to observe it and see what it does.

I'll see if it will bother anything then I'll decide if I need to eradicate him.. thanks..
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