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  1. General Reef Discussion
    Hey guys, just curious... how does a tubeworm feed? I know they eat by trapping food in their crowns and directs them into the mouth at the centre, but do they do that by retracting the crown back into the tube (and eats inside) or with the crown still out and opened?
  2. LPS Coral Forum
    There are a number of "growths" on the white skeleton of my hammer. They are hard, reddish brown, and when I feed mysis they stick little heads out and grab food. They've been there since I got the coral a month ago. Are they tubeworms? Are they bad? Difficult to photograph. The long white...
  3. General Reef Discussion
    Hello TRT, I came across something interesting the other day in my tank. Recently I had refloored my house and in the process I had to move my tank, hence shifting the LR around, and aquascaped my tank differently(which btw I think it looks way better than it did before :P Anyways, Behind my...
  4. General Reef Discussion
    there is somn growing on my candycane coral.. looks like a red tube... I'm thinking red tubeworm of some sort... Friend or foe? either way its gotta go.. any advise please? Heres a few pics.. sorry not the best.. phone pics..
  5. General Reef Discussion
    The first photo on the left is a cluster of the white worms that I am getting. They open like feather dusters but I am not sure what they are. The body is a white tube that is brittle. The body is sorta pink colored. The photo in the middle is my mandarin by a couple of them. They are in the...
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