id pls guys good or bad

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  1. roderigo

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    Majano anemone. Do I win a prize?

    Some folks say it's a pest. I've never had a problem with them. Google to inform yourself of the pros and cons.
     
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    There is a guy here and his whole tank was infested with these!
     
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    thanx guy now i have to deal with them
     
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    what can i do to kill them
     
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    When I had one, I just removed the rock then quickly scrapped it off and threw it on the grass lol.. Boiling water will work and probably aiptasia x.. but if you try to squirt boiling water on it, I suggest removing the rock from the tank then squirting
     
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    Ive seen these take over a tank. From 1 to over 100 in a month, so ya, i'd say they kinda bad :p
     
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    Aptasia X does not work on these. So don't bother. They just come back. Either get some reef putty and completely cover it, or take the rock out the tank and scrape it away. Make sure you scrape all of it away, or it could come back.

    Why are pest anemones always so easy to keep, and the nice ones always so hard?
     
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