What is this??

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  1. Criggy

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    Hi All -
    Found this little guy on my LR. Turned my lights on and he went into a hole - Doesn't seem to like the light. Any idea what he is?

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  3. seank

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    Looks like a Brittle Starfish to me...
     
  4. Midnight Reefer

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    could be a serpent starfish, just keep an eye on it.........
     
  5. Zandy

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    Bristle starfish. .good clean up crew...
     
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    Jip, looks like a brittle star, havent seen a white one before though...
     
  7. RiaanP

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    Not sure if Bristle star fish.
    The center is too big.
    The "hair" to think

    Overall it looks more like a serpent star. Most are good, but the green one can eat fish when big. And they do get big
     
  8. Tattoomarius

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    I have a few of them in my tank aswell. Came with a piece of live rock I purchased drom Billy. Also got a much bigger one - around the size of an old R1 hiding in the same rock. They very active at night - seems to be working hard
     
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    Although the oral disk do look slightly different

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