Algae ID please

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  1. poiromaniax

    poiromaniax MASA Contributor

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    Hey guys,

    my brother has this algae growing pretty much everywhere in his tank. It is soft and squishy, not like corraline.

    He cant seem to find it in Julian Sprungs books either,

    Does anybody have some information on this?

    (P.S sorry for the bad pics, they are from a cellphone)

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    Thanks!
     
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  3. poiromaniax

    poiromaniax Thread Starter MASA Contributor

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    damn, just realised the pics are sideways :banghead:

    These pics are of the back pane ;)
     
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    Maybe they are some type of sponge?
     
  5. viper357

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    Could possibly be a species of Dictyota
     
  6. Tony

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    With viper on this one
     
  7. poiromaniax

    poiromaniax Thread Starter MASA Contributor

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    @ Slagter, nope it isnt a sponge

    @Viper and tony - Thanks, gonna look into it now ;)
     
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    Have a google for blue dictyota, I'm sure that's it.
     
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