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  1. Pests, Hitchhikers, and Diseases
    Hi guys found this in my tank today, I assume it is a hitch hiker of some sort. Looks like it could be some sort of filter feeder? Any help would be great :)
  2. Pests, Hitchhikers, and Diseases
    Hey all have this filter feeder in my sand bed i have searched the net with no luck.it brings one arm in at a time filter feeding any help identifying this would be greatly appreciated.
  3. General Reef Discussion
    Time for your new, TRT Clip of the Week. Hope you all enjoy this short clip.
  4. Pests, Hitchhikers, and Diseases
    This showed up in one of my rocks. Branch looking feelers that it randomly brings in to hole. Good? Bad?
  5. Pests, Hitchhikers, and Diseases
    Hey Everybody I need a little help here. I bought this piece of live rock maybe a week ago and I just noticed these little guys growing. This piece turned out to be a nice one. I got all sorts of surprises on it including these tube like filter feeders, what appears to be the start of some...
  6. "Soft" corals
    I purchased this coral at my lfs and can not remember the name. They did say its a filter feeder and it would do well being fed phytoplankton.
  7. "Soft" corals
    I bought this coral at a lfs I'm pretty sure it starts with an M I'm trying to upload a picture but it is spending more time balled up then bloomed when bloomed it looks similar to daisy polyp.
  8. Pests, Hitchhikers, and Diseases
    Hello TRT, I added a new peice of rock about a week ago and was looking in on things with a flashnight in the dark. Anyone know if these are some type of filter feeder? Does not look like Aptasia, is clear and I dont see them during the day with the lights on. They also tuck away in the rock...
  9. For Sale /Trade or Buy
    I have this gorgeous Australian Sea Apple that came in a trade/buy deal. This invertebrate is astonishing but too advanced for me so I am willing to sell it for $65 or trade it for a small Heniochus Butterfly and small Regal Angel. If interested let me know via PM only.
  10. General Reef Discussion
    i am looking for livestock that are especially beneficial to my marine environment and that would help me maintain good water parameters as well as keep things clean and crystal clear and lastly make my job a little easier. a list of plants(display tank friendly), fish and invertebrates and...
  11. General Reef Discussion
    So i caught some ghost shrimp down at the docks today and scraped off some rock on the dock accidentally that is now in the bucket and have always seen these little things come out of the rocks, they are kind of like a curved feathery type thing that comes out, swings then goes back into the...
  12. "Soft" corals
    Ok .... so i have had my tank running for about 5 months and everything is doing good...just recently switched from a 10g to a 35 g hex...while changing the tanks over i had to turn the lights off and move some rocks around well i noticed that thre was a red coral with translucent tentacles /...
  13. General Reef Discussion
    HI Everyone! I have a 150 reef tank and I'm having a bit a a algae problem(started another thread about that). This has made me wonder if I have enough guys and girls in my clean up crew? I have about 5 turbo snails and about 5 hermit crab along with a bullet goby and a sand sifting conch. Is...
  14. Rochester Minnesota Marine Aquarium Club (RMMAC)
    Help! Over the last several weeks I have had fish disappearing. No bodies, no nothing. I have lost SEVERAL fish. And as I add new ones, one at a time they diasappear. Has anyone heard of large bristle worms sabotaging sleeping fish at night? That is the only thing I can think of, because all...
  15. General Reef Discussion
    2: are they bad 3: should i rip them out
  16. NFMAS Member Tanks
    Let me start by saying I have enjoyed this website and group for a while now. You folks have a great thing going here. I can not wait for my first meeting. Secondly, let me warn you; I am very new to this hobby. I have always loved watching other peoples tanks, but it wasn't until a year ago...
  17. General Reef Discussion
    I found this Here and was wondering what people thoughts are on this crab ?
  18. General Reef Discussion
    I bought a sea apple about three months ago and at the store it was closed up. When I got it home I thought maybe it was just ticked off or something because the tenticles looked like crap. Well I just came to accept that maybe thats just how this one was supposed to look. It stayed that way for...
  19. General Reef Discussion
    After a long struggle between me and my flashlight I finally won the battle and was able to take a look in the tank tonight. Did not really see anything at all besides a sleeping clown fish and all my crabs are in a huddle at the front of the tank? All of them are just grouped up with each...
  20. "Soft" corals
    Hello, Can someone tell me is any of this bad on my live rock? The green mushroom looking things and the orange growth on the live rock? Does any of these require special lighting, as I do not have any. Thanks so much.
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