Help id

Discussion in 'ID Needed' started by brentnorm, 18 Mar 2008.

  1. brentnorm

    brentnorm

    Joined:
    6 Dec 2007
    Posts:
    2,200
    Likes Received:
    11
    Location:
    Cape Town
    anybody have any idea what this is ?[​IMG]
     
  2. AdS Guest




    to hide all adverts.
  3. dendrosa

    dendrosa Member

    Joined:
    1 Jun 2007
    Posts:
    298
    Likes Received:
    3
    Location:
    Somerset west CT
    Looks like a small limpet
     
  4. OP
    brentnorm

    brentnorm

    Joined:
    6 Dec 2007
    Posts:
    2,200
    Likes Received:
    11
    Location:
    Cape Town
    is that good or bad ?
     
  5. lindsay pollard

    lindsay pollard pipefish

    Joined:
    23 Dec 2007
    Posts:
    246
    Likes Received:
    2
    Location:
    PLETTENBERG BAY
    Its Cool They Do No Harm And It Keeps Ur Glass Clean
     
  6. dendrosa

    dendrosa Member

    Joined:
    1 Jun 2007
    Posts:
    298
    Likes Received:
    3
    Location:
    Somerset west CT
    Limpets are normally found in the inter tidal zone and often exposed during low tide. They are algae grazers and do not pose a threat. Have you used any local ( as in from CT) rock in your tank ?
     
  7. OP
    brentnorm

    brentnorm

    Joined:
    6 Dec 2007
    Posts:
    2,200
    Likes Received:
    11
    Location:
    Cape Town
    not at all
     
  8. lanzo

    lanzo Sponsor

    Joined:
    10 Sep 2007
    Posts:
    9,395
    Likes Received:
    26
    Location:
    Centurion
    cool i learn't something new thanks dude!
     
  9. shan

    shan

    Joined:
    7 Feb 2008
    Posts:
    689
    Likes Received:
    5
    Location:
    centurion
    have seen tons in KZN while on holiday - my collecting permit is still active maybe i will get me one
     
  10. Mekaeel

    Mekaeel Moderator

    Joined:
    8 May 2007
    Posts:
    24,229
    Likes Received:
    128
    Location:
    Point Waterfront Durban
    had a few in my tank but my bicolour angel,chowed them up :(
     
  11. Mike

    Mike Retired Moderator

    Joined:
    12 May 2007
    Posts:
    7,859
    Likes Received:
    30
    Location:
    the Motherland
    Perhaps you should have taken it's tin opener away then;)
     
  12. OP
    brentnorm

    brentnorm

    Joined:
    6 Dec 2007
    Posts:
    2,200
    Likes Received:
    11
    Location:
    Cape Town
    :lol:
     
  13. HenkHugo

    HenkHugo

    Joined:
    10 May 2007
    Posts:
    3,629
    Likes Received:
    29
    Location:
    Cape Town
    oh look! brent found neeeeeeeeemo!
     
  14. Mekaeel

    Mekaeel Moderator

    Joined:
    8 May 2007
    Posts:
    24,229
    Likes Received:
    128
    Location:
    Point Waterfront Durban
    :rofl:
     
Recent Posts

Loading...
Similar Threads - Help Forum Date
Help designing DT -400l General Discussions and Advice Today at 09:00
Algae ID help please Nuisance Algae Tuesday at 19:06
Need help guys Lighting 20 Apr 2017
Need help guys Beginner Discussions 7 Apr 2017
[wtd] Anything to help Wanted 5 Apr 2017
Please help identify General Discussions and Advice 28 Mar 2017
Help on QT dosing and fallow period Quarantine Tanks, Sick fish, QT, Coral help 19 Mar 2017