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Old 09-19-2014, 05:32 PM   #1
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Purple algae bubbles?

Just noticed some of these purple algae bubbles can anyone tell me what they are? Also tell me what to do with them


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Cyanobacteria. A sign of excess nutrients in the water column. Commonly seen in new tanks as they cycle.
Siphon it out during water change, reduce feeding to sparingly and minimally, use ro/di water.
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Okay thanks


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