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Old 06/14/2018, 11:48 AM   #1
acuralegend94
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Help! Algae!

Hey guys! I have this brown algae growing all over my live rock. It sometimes covers zoas and coral. I can peel some of it off in small sheets. It feels like kelp or something. Anybody know what it is? And what eats it?


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Old 06/14/2018, 09:54 PM   #2
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I thinks it's a brown scroll algae. Pick an herbivore. Snails ate mine. Tang would do it too.


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Old 06/15/2018, 09:54 AM   #3
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Padina?


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