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Old 05-27-2012, 08:05 AM   #1
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Black Longspine Urchin

Hi I have a black long spine sea urchin who is losing his spines
He has been losing them for a while now do they grow back ? Is he dieing ? Should I remove him from my tank ?
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Old 05-27-2012, 08:36 AM   #2
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It is either being picked on or its health is compromised somehow. Healthy urchins don't bald unless spines are physically broken. Water params?
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Something is deffinately not right and my guess is water params. Urchins will grow their spines back once you get the problem solved.
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