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Old 07-14-2012, 05:46 AM   #1
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Help! 1 last ID for the weekend...

I found this sea urchin, but don't know the species. Do you what species it is? Is it ok to use him to clean my tank?
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Old 07-14-2012, 08:45 PM   #2
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looks like a short spine urchin eats algae

PS google is your friend
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Old 07-15-2012, 01:24 AM   #3
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Is it ok to use him to clean my tank?
Like a Brillo pad ! 😁
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Old 07-15-2012, 02:29 AM   #4
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Be careful in some states its illegal to take anything. urchins are cheap just buy one.
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Old 07-15-2012, 02:43 AM   #5
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Oh! I didn't realize it is illegal to take from the ocean. Thanks!

Anyway, this guy very helpful...cleaning very fast!!

Thanks everyone!
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Old 07-15-2012, 03:23 PM   #6
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That's cool. Definitely keep him.
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