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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 06-20-2013, 12:20 AM Thread Starter
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What kind of Algae is this



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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 06-20-2013, 12:59 AM
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Not an algae but a plant, Utricularia Gibba. Actually a carnivorous plant. But do worry it only eats mirco. bugs. lol
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post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old 06-20-2013, 09:08 AM Thread Starter
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Not an algae but a plant, Utricularia Gibba. Actually a carnivorous plant. But do worry it only eats mirco. bugs. lol
The heck you say, I thought so too, as looks to far advanced for an Algae species.

I guess will leave it alone then.

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I find that U. gibba to be rather invasive; you may want to remove it before it starts getting tangled in everything.

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But, but... It looks best floating on top of a nano. Invasive? Worse then java moss imho.
I'll take that back. It's on par with duckweed.

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post #7 of 7 (permalink) Old 06-21-2013, 12:05 AM Thread Starter
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All over it then like on stink.


That duckweed really sucks A$$.

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