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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 05-16-2008, 05:05 AM Thread Starter
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Question BBA Question

I have been dosing with Excel (2x the suggested dose) and now the BBA is turing red. Does this mean it is dead or dieing? I do plan on removing most of it, but the red on a couple rocks looks beautiful. Could I leave some, or will it start to regrow?

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The red colouration means the BBA is dying. Eventually, it will turn white and die. I don't think there is anyway to retain the red colouration of the BBA...not to mention it might eventually bounce back and you'd have another problem on your hands.

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Well, that stinks. Thanks for the info though.

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