Macro algae

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    here is some of the macro algae growing in my tank


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    Looking good, careful that is some dangerous algae there. Is that in your mantis tank ?

    If so - no prob, let it take over.
     
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    nope in my main tank, why is it bad?
     
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    It grows like weed and start taking over the reef not allowing corals to grow.

    Some of these species are now banned in the States because of the damage they have done to their natural reefs.

    Just keep an eye on it and prune.
     
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    these i don't know?
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    Looks like turtle weed ? If it is pretty harmless
     
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    i had non of it a few months back, then one just poped up and died and two more poped up and died and two more poped up.
    looks like if one die it makes two new ones.
     
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    all of those turtle weed?
     
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    What are you trying to keep a nursery there or what ?
     
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    haha, this is only half of what i got.there is more but cant focus on them
     
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    get some monster tangs,they sort it out :p
     
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    i like these algae, i think they help in some why
     
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    Oh yeah they do help in some why;)

    Surprised with that much algae you still have cyano probs.
     
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    it's kak,
    that cyano is maybe some kind of new strand of cyano dna or something
     

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