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  1. tyronvs

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    good or bad

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    EXCELLENT!!!
    One of the best detritus eaters in a cleanup crew!
    Did you find it locally?
     
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    Very good.
     
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    I have one - she is a cleaning machine :p
     
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    that's a good one
     
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    yes found 2. put them in and 2 weeks went by and now 6:biggrin::eek::tt2::thumbup:
     
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    Can fill a bucket of these locally if you know where to look. Good scavengers. I saw an awesome big black and white species the other day but it ducked into a crevice before I could grab it. They're surprisingly quick, and just grabbing an arm won't get you anywhere.
     
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    most likely you would end up ripping its arm off.
    It will regrow, but what is the point?
     
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    @ black adder they are full up on the bluff !!!!
     
  11. Dorry

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    Hi, believe me this little buggers have change my mind, they can clean in the evenings all over the corals they clean the dead cell and excess food is.was in the soft corals. Like Lord Blackadder said they very quick
    This for the Brittle starfish:thumbup:
     
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    Yep. Also not a good idea to handle the spiny species with neoprene gloves. They get tangled up and you end up with half a brittle star.

    This is the species I missed the other day. First one I've seen in SA:

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    This one is stunning, mine are the grey one with stripes around the legs, if here is one, there most certainly will be more. How big does it get and is it aggressive species. Know the green one very aggressive.
     
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    It's a brittle star, closely related to startfish
     
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