ive seen pics of these hitch hiker starfish before but i cant seem to remember their name. its not a mini brittle star
its those really small fat ones that almost look like a cartoon, kinda like patrick star lol
white/greyish extremely small like this big "0"
i know someone will know what im...
I have a bunch of little stars in my tank. I think they are some type of brittle. I just noticed them today the arms are ridged. I think they must have hitchiked or something. Are all these good or bad? There must be 1,000 of them. I can get pics later, but the biggest one is only a half inch.
Hey guys. I'm pretty upset with myself right now. I KNEW the proper acclimation procedures (as learned online), but I decided to follow the LFS dude's instructions instead. Why? I don't know. Lack of sleep or sheer stupidity, take your pick.
The day before we picked up five trochus snails...
Just got my Mushroom Nano pack from the good Drs.
Could someone id, please?
I have micro-stars, sandbed clams and various small hermits so I'd like to know before I release him.
OK I FOUND MY FIRST HITCH HIKER
ITS SOME KINDA STAR FISH I GUESS. I IS MOVING IN AND OUT OF MY CHAETO THAT I RECIEVED SATURDAY. HE IS ABOUT AN INCH LONG. AND ALL WHITE IN COLOR. I AM SURPRISED THAT HE IS STILL ALIVE. MY NITRITES ARE STILL KINDA UP THERE. BUT GOING DOWN.
I GUESS HE HAS BEEN...
I have a pretty good sized brittle star in my 29G and he has gone on a feather duster eating rampage:angry: ...he got ahold of 1 that had come out of his tube last week and it took him a day to eat it. (I had 4 good size feather dusters) I wasnt happy about it but I was okay with it at first...
i'm looking to add some more crittes to my clean up crew, and i was thinking to add a few mini brittle stars, you know, the kind that stays small (like 1" or so) not baby brittle statrs that grow up to be fish killers ;)
can someone point me to an online vendor that sells these ?
besides lighting (I'm brainstorming/researching on that one already), what essentials am I missing? This is a 50 tall FOWLR tank, right now just hangin' out with damsels and hitchhikers(more on that later), not sure what all will come... So far I've got
Magnum 350 (should I avoid the carbon...
well i know what i need to do, however its not giving me the results i want!
well 10 gal display, 20 gal volume. coralife 65 super skimmer. tiny fuge of chaeto (regrown from two strands). lots of live rock and live sand mixed with crushed coral (one mistake i made in my early days. tank...