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Old 02-05-2009, 03:38 AM   #1
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Otos and wood


So I have this weird white fungus-like growth on my Manzanita wood. Though I already had this wood inside a tank for months, I just transferred it to another tank, and now there is this white fungus-like growth on it.

I read that Otos eat it, is that true?

It looks like a clear gel or something.. Its not a massive amount, but it covers a thin layer on the entire piece of wood.

Its on all 3 pieces that I transferred.

Would this go away? Or should I get an oto to solve the problem?

Thanks for the help.
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Old 02-05-2009, 04:24 AM   #2
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My otos never touched it. I sucked it out with a baster. After a few times, it went away.

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my cherries ate it.
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