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Old 10-04-2012, 10:13 PM   #1
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Live rock growing whit hair???

Title says it all my live rock is growing some sort of white fuzzy hair or something on it is this normal or do I need to clean rock it is in cycling process (my tank) I will try to provide pictures as well as some rock growing red tube Things idk what it is I'm new to this some advice please!!!!
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Old 10-05-2012, 02:18 AM   #2
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Do you have any CUC? I have little spots in my tank with what looks like the same thing..

Do you have a pic of the red tube thing? I am interested in that because I have a few of those as well! Have never seen them do much except sit there...
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Old 10-05-2012, 02:23 AM   #3
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No cuc yet getting it tommorow any suggestions? N I will get a picture up in a while of the red tube things with hair look like a little tree yeah doesn't do much just wave with current
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Old 10-05-2012, 02:27 AM   #4
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Yeah see what the CUC does with the white hair.. There isn't much in my tank just spots here and there... I added some crabs and snails soon after my tank cycled so it never got to the point of the pics you have poster

Sounds like your red trees do more than mine! Lol.. Mine are very small and hard.. I assume some sort of tube worm but I don't know.. Maybe I should post a pic and start a new thread
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Idk if u can see it... It's center of picture camera phone don't zoom good
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Old 10-05-2012, 02:31 AM   #6
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Hmm.. Not what I have.. Have you ever seen anything come out if it? I guess they are very solid either since you said they go with the current
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Yeah mine are small too don't do much either that what I was thinking worms or something yeah going to add cuc tomorrow hope that works what kind of crabs n snails u get?
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Yeah nothing comin out just same spot solid that it
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Old 10-05-2012, 02:35 AM   #9
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I never had white hair when I cycled but I did get alot of green hair algae.

I just left it all alone through the cycle and then after all that I introduced the cuc and let them do there thing, and that's exactly what they did.

You might want to let the cycle run its course before adding a cuc or cleaning anything.
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Oh ok I will see what the CUC does after I add em
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