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01-30-2013 02:03 PM
danielt On the plants you also have BGA. That *might* be caused by low Nitrates.
01-30-2013 01:48 PM
ChadRamsey its common in new tanks. manually remove as much as possible. dose excel and eventually it will go away once the tank matures again.
01-29-2013 09:35 PM
Mark Fisher It looks like Rhizoclonium. Scroll about 2/3 down on this site for info:
01-24-2013 09:16 PM
pirayaman nice i have the same prob.
01-24-2013 08:58 PM
The Dude
What algae is this and what eats it?

The tank just was redone a couple weeks ago and this stuff is covering everything. I cut back the light, but its pretty bad

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