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Old 03-30-2004, 05:33 PM   #1
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Volcano looking white growths in fuge

What are these things.. they look like little white filamentos volcanos. they attach to the glass and pluming in the fuge.. there was 1 now about 5 in about 2-3 weeks.. any clues?? too small to pic..
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Old 03-31-2004, 09:18 PM   #2
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Scypha sponges?

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Old 03-31-2004, 09:21 PM   #3
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I have tons of those is both tanks that i have. They are harmeless arent they?
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Yep, totally harmless. Just be careful touching them - they have bristles sort of like glass splinters that can get imbedded under your skin. Harmless to the tank, though.
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They don't exactly look like that.. see my galary for pics.. how do I post a pic in a message? I tried to copy and paste but no luck..
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40g show
30g sump/fuge (low flow)
2 PH's and via aqua 2600 sump pump
50lbs LR
2" cc on 3/4 plenum
3" sugar aragonite in fuge with hair algae
20w white NO in fuge
65w pc 50/50 (2 bulbs)
20w actinit 2 damsels
1 TR clown
shrooms and zoos
h2o quality is solid 0's. 80 d.
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Old 04-01-2004, 05:55 PM   #6
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30g sump/fuge (low flow)
2 PH's and via aqua 2600 sump pump
50lbs LR
2" cc on 3/4 plenum
3" sugar aragonite in fuge with hair algae
20w white NO in fuge
65w pc 50/50 (2 bulbs)
20w actinit 2 damsels
1 TR clown
shrooms and zoos
h2o quality is solid 0's. 80 d.
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Old 04-01-2004, 06:58 PM   #7
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Looks like a type of limpet.

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[img]E:\Tank Pics 4-1-04\100MSDCF\DSC00003.JPG[/img]
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2 PH's and via aqua 2600 sump pump
50lbs LR
2" cc on 3/4 plenum
3" sugar aragonite in fuge with hair algae
20w white NO in fuge
65w pc 50/50 (2 bulbs)
20w actinit 2 damsels
1 TR clown
shrooms and zoos
h2o quality is solid 0's. 80 d.
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