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Old 07-29-2003, 11:12 PM   #1
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what eats featherdusters

i would like to get a featherduster or two but want to make sure i dont have anything / dont get anytihng that will eat it. what are some of teh common featherduster enemies?
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Old 07-29-2003, 11:22 PM   #2
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serpent starfish, the one i had grabbed the feathers and pulled it out of it tube. being a reef i could do nothing but watch him pull it in the rocks.
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i have heard that peppermint shrimp will. do not know it as fact but since i heard that i have stayed away from buying them.
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Old 07-30-2003, 12:02 AM   #4
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Most types of angels will also tend to snack on them, especially dwarfs.

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i have heard that peppermint shrimp will. do not know it as fact but since i heard that i have stayed away from buying them.
That is true. Pepps will eat dusters large and small. They are also prone to taking on zoo's

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cool, ty much fellas... dont have any of those luckily!
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Old 07-30-2003, 01:06 AM   #6
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Some blennies like to pick at them too, killed one of ours.
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Also - a Copperband Butterfly will eat dusters.
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My arrow crab took a grab at mine. 8O
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