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Old 12-24-2012, 06:46 PM   #1
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something on my dead hammer coral?

hi everybody. does anybody want to help my figure out what these little stick-looking things are that are on my dead hammer coral? maybe a type of worm or something? they are about a cm big... my hammer coral has been dead for a couple of weeks and im not sure if i should take out the coral and throw it away... thanks
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Old 12-25-2012, 11:34 AM   #2
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They are worms. Harmless filter feeders. They spit out a string, let it float, catch food, then suck it back in. Quite neat little animals that cost nothing to have.
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...cost nothing apart from a dead euphyllia,

I'd leave the hammer in and let them take over it,
Regeneration and all that.
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I have those all in my tank and they look neat I just love them
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