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Old 11-07-2012, 08:39 PM   #1
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What is this ?

These small white dots are randomly dispersed throughout my tank, I usually have to scrape them off, they kinda look like tiny white conical shells, and idea, and can they stay or should I continue to scrape them off during water changes ?
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Old 11-07-2012, 09:31 PM   #2
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Huh, I have no idea except that I have three little white dots on my driftwood that look similar. I will try to take a pic to compare later.
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Old 11-07-2012, 10:12 PM   #3
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I am guessing Flatworms. Just a guess but when my glass looked like that it was flatworms. There are two types and the all white ones aren't that harmful.
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Old 11-08-2012, 09:38 PM   #4
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Mine look similar, except they are in my freshwater tank. Something else?
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Old 11-08-2012, 10:23 PM   #5
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I'm unsure, I'm going to head by my local store " Coral Reef" and they should know. Ill let ya know what they say and if it is possible to have in both systems.
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Old 11-09-2012, 09:47 PM   #6
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Sweet! I'm bringing a snail back to my lfs, Brown's Eco Aquarium, they have lots of salt water tanks and ill show the pics I took and see if they know anything.
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They're a type of feather duster. They stay small and help filter your water. I'd leave them if I were you at least in the back unless they're bothering you.
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