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    Senior Member Fishysan's Avatar
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    Apr 2003

    Pest Thread worth checking...

    .. as it grows.

    Damn starfish, I've got some of those in a batch of live rock I bought "used" - been removing them as I see them.

    Hope we don't get "mites" round here! Of course the US distributors are spreading a lot of these things from their holding tanks, etc.
    Fishysan ><>
    180g display main floor, 150g trough, 75g, 20g in basement
    SPS, LPS, softies, many clams & 14 fish
    main: 250w AB DE HQI x 3, 5' x 3 VHO actinic - trough: 400w venki

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    ijo is offline
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    I also have issues with those little stars... at first I left them alone since they didn't seem to do any harm... but I noticed they were multiplying fast.... and caught a few on my galaxian... I've been picking them off as I see them.


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    Senior Member tang_man_montreal's Avatar
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    I had issues with those stars, and flatworms before the crash.

    They're gone now (both the stars AND the flatworms)... so I guess there is something good that came out of it.

    Too bad the crash didn't take out the aptasia. I noticed about 5 small ones growing...
    I'm sure those things could live through a nuclear blast! lol.
    I am Homer of BORG... Prepare to be..OOOO!! DONUT!!!!!!

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