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  1. gMAN

    gMAN with the plan

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    Can anyone ID the yellow polyp like things around the zoa's?

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    gMAN

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    Looks like hydriods :(
     
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    gMAN

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    Really!? I always thought hydroids were free swimming and not attached. Gonna consult with Google...
     
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    Looks like hydroids
     
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    looks fuzzy.... :blush:
     
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    it looks like dandelions :blush:
     
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    OK confirmed, thanks guys. any suggestions on how to remove these suckers? They're only on that one pice of rock which I can remove from the system but I really don't wanna loose the zoo's. Can I remove the rock then pluck/scrape off manually?
     
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    Is it not possible to remove the zoas instead?
     
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    you can try coralRx, else tweezers
     
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    Went with the tweezers, looks like I got all by the looks of it with no damage to the zoa's but will be keeping a close eye on that rock...
     
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