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  1. faizaandock

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    hi anyone knows what this is
     
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    faizaandock

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    pic

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    Looks almost like aiptasia, just the colour throwing it off. Might be bali polyps, there testicles are thinner and much more to be aiptasia. Gan you get a pic with nore white light
     
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    Lol @ testicles. I have not seen aptasia grow all Together like that.
     
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    They are colonial hydroids.
     
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    thanks I see they a pests any idea on how to kill them
     
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    Superglue gel or use a reef putty/pratley steel and cover them. That was all that worked for me.
     
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    will try it thanks
     
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    Good luck.
     
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    Hey I can I try this with aptasia, glue the buggers in
     
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    I tried that once. Worked very well.
     
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