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Old 08-01-2011, 01:44 PM   #1
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Id please...baby brittles?

These baby things are all over the glass...can anyone id? Could they be baby brittle stars?
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Old 08-01-2011, 02:40 PM   #2
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Look up asterina stars and see if that's it.
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Old 08-01-2011, 02:49 PM   #3
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These baby things are all over the glass...can anyone id? Could they be baby brittle stars?
Are they flat against the glass. Or out like an anemone.
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Old 08-01-2011, 03:00 PM   #4
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Hopefully asterina.... possibly hydra?
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Flat against the glass
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Old 08-02-2011, 02:42 AM   #6
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I've got them too. They are on the glass in the water flow of the circulation pump
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I've got them too. They are on the glass in the water flow of the circulation pump
They have a white circular body (though one looked pink today) that is 2mm across. They have a number of fine protrusions that they do not seem to gave any control over that move in the current (very similar to a tube worm protrusion)
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how old is your tank?
if new its ok. i had same thing happening in my tank for first 3 months not after that.
just clean the glass..
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these pictured are Hydroids.
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