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Old 03/13/2008, 08:54 AM   #1
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Red Carpet Algae

What eats Red Carpet Algae?

I have tons of this stuff all over my rocks.
I siphon this stuff daily but i am too poor to afford a RODI system.

As of now, i see my hermits, turbans, and blue tank picking at it occasionally as it is their main food source but it just seems as if its not gonna go away.

Im looking to buy more turban maybe turbo snails to control them but, anyone else know if i can get a sally lightfooted to control them?

Whats a good predator of Red Carpet Algae?

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Old 03/13/2008, 10:30 AM   #2
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Just use "chemiclean"
cheap and works.......reef safe
assuming this is cyano-bacteria

My Angel does the fraggin!
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Old 03/13/2008, 10:34 AM   #3
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No, this isn't cyno. I've dealt w cyno before and understand how they work.

Ill post pics of it when I find it.

Yes, Its harder for me to keep fish than coral.
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