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Old 02-07-2013, 07:33 PM   #1
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Day 1 of cycle for 55gal saltwater found spider

I have no corals or fish in the tank found 8 legged spiders with purple sac?..please advice how to proceed...all advice and help will be greatly appreciated .... Will try to upload a pic
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Pics of the spider described above please help
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Old 02-07-2013, 08:02 PM   #3
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I dunno but that would FREAK me out to the point where I would throw the tank out the window!!

I'm afraid if spiders.
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Me too plus am a newbie have no clue what's going on lol... Thanks for replying though maybe it will get to someone who does know
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Old 02-07-2013, 08:10 PM   #5
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I googled and can't find much
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Old 02-07-2013, 08:12 PM   #6
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Found this

http://zoaid.com/index.php?module=Ga...&g2_itemId=396

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http://www.oceanwideimages.com/categories.asp?cID=195
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I'm thinking that it will not hurt anything to have them in there hope that when I put some crabs the will take care of them...thanks for ur findings..
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OH MY GOD, that is so crazy!! I never would have started fish keeping if I had known about under-water spiders!

Does it move around?? Could it be living in an air bubble under your rocks?
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OH MY GOD, that is so crazy!! I never would have started fish keeping if I had known about under-water spiders!

Does it move around?? Could it be living in an air bubble under your rocks?
Haha me too!! Air bubble it is!
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just saw a small small snaik too

It does move do not think its livingof an air bubble moves just like it would outside...
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