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  1. Marine1

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    Hi All

    Found this on my tube worm today, it has a black half rounded softish top side and the bottom looks like little feet ( sorry for pics ).

    Is it something to keep or hunt?

    Thanks

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    Can't see from the pic. Can you take a pictureofit in the water?
     
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    Sorry , can't get a better shot of it but it looks like a " tick " softish black top and it sucks to something like hell
     
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    Leach maybe?
     
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    Leaches don't have feet.
    Are the feet in rows?
     
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    Looks like a limpet, without a shell and mantle. " feet " suckers ??
     
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    Cowry snail, don't see mantle either.?
     
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    The bigger ones have two horn like growths on the top side. I've tried to get photos but they are on the back end of the tank. Smooth top with 2 horns
     
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    I think i have the same thing in my tank.

    Does it look like this?



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    Yes that's the one. :thumbup::peroni:
     
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    hehe
    cool. part of the cleanup crew and nice to have:thumbup:
     
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    But what is it?
     
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    Please don't say flash
     
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    personally I thought yours looks more like a supernova.
    mine is a flashy blur.

    jokes aside - maybe it's a keyhole limpet?
     
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    I looked at that but it doesn't have the same features
     
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    So does it have one foot or multiple feet?
     
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    It has one pad , can't see physical "feet". I will put it under the nano scope and check
     
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    Does it have a hard shell on its back?
     
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    @459b No shell , feels rubbery
     
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    Going to have to get a better pic to ID then.
    Are there any other features on it that stand out?
     
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