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Old 02-06-2006, 02:08 PM   #1
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stringy black algea?

i just started to get some stringy black algea in my tank. does anyone know what this is and how to get rid of it?
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It sounds like cyanobacteria. You should physically remove it from your tank and take steps to prevent its return. It's caused by several things including: overfeeding, poor circulation (dead spots) excessive nitrates or phosphates.
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