Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Saltwater and Reef > Saltwater & Reef - Getting Started
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
 
Old 05-01-2012, 09:08 AM   #1
Aquarium Advice Apprentice
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Posts: 31
What is this

His is in my newly purchases live rock
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	image-3213213439.jpg
Views:	65
Size:	109.2 KB
ID:	92273   Click image for larger version

Name:	image-3330315482.jpg
Views:	64
Size:	221.0 KB
ID:	92274  

__________________

__________________
poolguy72 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2012, 10:09 AM   #2
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
mr_X's Avatar


 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Fairless Hills, Pa.
Posts: 17,895
Send a message via MSN to mr_X
The bottom picture are fan worms. They build a calcium based tube that they live in.
I can't really make out the second very well in that dark cave. It's either a mollusk or some sponge-like material. Touch it and see if it's hard or soft.
__________________

__________________
thanks,
Doug
mr_X is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-01-2012, 10:53 AM   #3
Aquarium Advice Apprentice
 
Amanda722's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Posts: 12
Are fan worms good? I have some in my tank.
__________________
Amanda722 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-02-2012, 05:23 PM   #4
Aquarium Advice Addict
 
mr_X's Avatar


 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Fairless Hills, Pa.
Posts: 17,895
Send a message via MSN to mr_X
Yes. they are harmless filter feeders.
__________________
thanks,
Doug
mr_X is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off








» Photo Contest Winners








Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:21 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.