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Old 02-09-2014, 04:05 AM   #1
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Pineapple sponges

I have a crazy amount of these sponges does anyone else?
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Old 02-09-2014, 04:11 AM   #2
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Yeah me to, where do they come from?
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Old 02-09-2014, 04:37 AM   #3
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I think they come from excess silicates I just added sand to my previous bare bottom tank
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Old 02-09-2014, 04:56 AM   #4
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I'd go with that, the only trouble is I've had my live sand down now for 7 years plus with no new sand add and they have all popped up in the last 12 months
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Old 02-09-2014, 04:57 AM   #5
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Hmm iv heard they come and go all the time
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Old 02-09-2014, 02:24 PM   #6
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No, always there, same time same place lol
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Old 02-09-2014, 05:39 PM   #7
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I don't know then maybe someone with a bit more knowledge then me will chime in iv only read that on google about the silicates
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Old 02-09-2014, 05:49 PM   #8
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I wouldn't lose any sleep over the sponges, they've been around for millions of years & probably be around for a million more
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Old 02-10-2014, 08:27 AM   #9
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I discovered some in my tank too...from what I've been told, they're harmless filter feeders.
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Old 02-10-2014, 08:34 AM   #10
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Never done my tank any harm, quite nice little things really!!!!
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