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Old 03-18-2014, 11:41 PM   #1
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I was thinking of adding a red sea star to my cleaning crew but i didnt hear much about them. Are they benificial to have in a reef? What are your thoughts?
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No it will waste away. They're incredibly difficult organisms to keep alive in our closed systems. Expert only. Better yet leave it in the ocean
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No it will waste away. They're incredibly difficult organisms to keep alive in our closed systems. Expert only. Better yet leave it in the ocean

+1. There more likely to crash a tank than help it
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They hard to keep, and if they die without you know it the water will become nasty.
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