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Old 08-15-2013, 02:04 PM   #1
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what are these different things growing on my live rock???

Should I be worried about what is growing on my live rock???


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Also this small insect looki g thing was in my filter and it was alive what is is

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Should I get lid of this rock or am I being paranoid becuz im a newby??
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Old 08-15-2013, 05:00 PM   #2
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No. Don't panic. Those are all natural volunteers from the area the rock was harvested from. I seriously doubt there will be anything bad growing on it that you can't deal with. Be looking for pest anemones, like aptasia. Those you want to deal with right away.
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Old 08-15-2013, 05:09 PM   #3
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Thank you, what do they look like, I have lots of different things on my rock
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They come in different varieties, but they are all built like this.
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Thanks alot I will look out for these and hopefully I find them early enough
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