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Old 12-02-2003, 12:14 AM   #1
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Weird green algae

I just noticed on a piece of my lr theres this green algae thats dark green and i looks like a membrane on the rock. I got my turkey baster and blasted it off it comes off in sheets , is this bubble algae or what?
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Old 12-02-2003, 02:12 AM   #2
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Sounds like green cyano....

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hmm...i thought that most cyano was red.
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Cyano can appear in many different colors.... yellow, red, violet, green, deep blue and blue-green. It just so happens the most common in our tank is deep red due to the photosynthesis of the light spectrum used.

KINGDOM MONERA: The Cyanobacteria
Red Slime Algae and Cyanobacteria in general
Cyanobacteria and Blue-Green Algae Part 2

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