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  1. moz

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    Anyone have an idea on what the following might be, can’t get a good picture. It a worm type thing, it looks like a egg noodle, translucent white, about 0.5mm thick and about 50mm long (that’s the longest I’ve seen) It does not move about the tank, but stretches itself to reach different parts of the rock.

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    Does it like come out the rock, stretch and "bite" something then hide away?
     
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    It stretch out from a single point on the rock and "bites" stuff, but it does not really hide away much, it is stretched out most of the time, only occasionally does it hide away.
     
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    Stop looking so bloody hard! :) You might get a skrik!! Got your skimmer yet?
     
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    Grab a handfull of sand from Kanga.. For your dsb.
     
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    Ur welcome, I will swap u a handfull, diversity is an amazing thing, also pick up the usb Microscope from me, have a look at things in your sand a little closer
     
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    Does sound like a peanut worm, have a google.
     
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    :lol: :lol: :lol:
     
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    Thank for the links, the closest looking is the spaghetti worm, although I have only seen 1 tentacle, but I also know that I have foraminiferans.
     
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    Cool, they are good for your tank
     
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