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Old 10-19-2003, 09:40 PM   #1
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Mercury tiny BUBBLES

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Started to see where algae has started to grow it's covered with tiny bubbles that look mercury.
What does Hair algae look like Any pictures
HELP Thank's

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Old 10-19-2003, 11:43 PM   #2
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It's not hair algae, it sound much like cyano and the bubbles form during the photoperiod. Cyano is a common problem in newer and nutrient rich tanks. Light feedings, excellent water parameters and using a pure water source are the best options. That and time.

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