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Old 05-04-2013, 07:48 PM   #1
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any idea what this funk is in my 10g with a betta?

I found some kind of funk in the tank with my betta, the only fish in the tank. has blasting sand as substrate and is planted.
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Old 05-05-2013, 07:29 PM   #2
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Hard to tell, but it could be a slime mould (slime mold). Do an image search to see if it looks close.

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hmm, i've never seen anything like that...following along.
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Old 05-05-2013, 09:37 PM   #4
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it does kinda look like slime mold. the tank is newly started, about 2 weeks and I have just a betta in it, and i don't over feed him. what ever it is, it popped up just about over night.
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