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Old 02-24-2013, 06:53 AM   #1
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What the heck is this on my plants?


I have done a bit of searching but still have no idea what is attaching it'self to my DHG, Rotala wallichii, and now my glass. None of my other plants are effected. It started a few weeks ago on my DHG and now i am noticing it on some of my slower growing wallichii leaves and glass. Any idea? Fungus, mold???


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Old 02-24-2013, 07:01 AM   #2
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If I had to guess, I'd say snail eggs or molding food.
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Old 02-24-2013, 08:18 AM   #3
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Bryozoa?
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Old 02-24-2013, 11:36 AM   #4
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Freshwater Bryozoa!!!
I'd love to have some of those. If they're thriving you have a great tank!
Must have arrived on some plants recently???
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Old 02-24-2013, 02:13 PM   #5
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I have them too in my moss grow out tank. It generally will pop up on my Flame Moss.
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