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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jan 2004

    feather dusters?

    I added a few pieces of LR about 6 months ago and now notice small white creatures showing up around the tank. They have a white tube about 1/2 inch long and a clear feather duster. Was ok when I saw the first few but now they seem to be spreading. Anything to worry about?


  2. #2
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    May 2004
    no, they are ok
    It's not a hobby,it's an obsession.

  3. #3
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    Oct 2003
    They're great little filter feeders.

  4. #4
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Aug 2003
    Yes as Susan mentioned, they are great filterers and a part of why we pay that much money for pieces of rock. They are aaaaaall part of the biofilter system in our tanks.

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