Tube worm - Spider web

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  1. mytank

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    Hi all,

    I would like an ID on the "white" "tube" like thing\housing\creature on my live rock. I love all living things but this "thing" seems to be releasing spider web type webs into the tank and it dirties the water and floats all over the place if you can see the pic with the clams below you can see there is constantly webs hanging off the clams that this things releases.

    Now I don't like killing things but I have no idea what it is and its really making a mess.

    Anyone want to guess? Best pics I can get with Cell Cam.

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  3. sihaya

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    I think it's probably a Vermitid snail (or something along the line of tube worms that produce strands of mucus to catch stuff -- lovely, right?)
     
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  4. Tony

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    Kick up your gravel and the mucous web will come out and get reeled in for food. Harmless animal so dont stress
     
  5. mytank

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    Hmmm was trying to make a call keep it or kill it, its really making a mess

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