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I dont think there tiny britle stars. they have longer legs. hum i dont know what they could be.
 

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Its about a month old, the pic with all of the spots is my tank, the second pic is a pic of something i found that looks similar to it, the ones that i have are a lot smaller but the shape more or less is the same
 

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I wish i could take a picture of them, but my camera wont focus in on them because they are so **** small. And thats that i have a great camera
 

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Seriously...this is the answer...

Check out this site for the answer: http://www.wetwebmedia.com/jellyidfaqs.htm

Baby Mini Brittle Star? Nope, Hydroid Jellyfish! 8/19/07
I was wondering if this was a mini brittle star.

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I would treat them like roaches. If you keep killing them, eventually you might get rid of them.
 

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What about them makes you recommend this?
I'm biased because I keep dwarf seahorses. Hydroids reproduce like crazy in the presence of a continuous supply of brine shrimp, to the point where they can consume entire feedings in a few minutes...besides, they can be quite ugly. I've heard that hydroids will 'irritate' corals. I don't think they would ever grow, in a 'regular' system to the degree they would in a dwarf seahorse system where there is essentially a continuous supply of baby brine shrimp. I see them in my main (non-seahorse) tank, which has some soft corals. The population density of hydroids in that tank is low, so I don't panic. If I started seeing them all over my glass, I would panic.
 

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its the start of algae growing i think i had those and i just left them there and they ended growing into algae
These are actually little animals not algae. They tend to do well in higher nutrient tanks which is why you will often see them in conjunction with algae. In most tanks they will go away shortly.
 

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No, not good for your tank, but generally speaking not bad. There are many different types of hydroid, some have very powerful stings. The type you have generally just remain on the glass and don't seem to bother anything. It's also my experience, having had them myself, that they go away quickly in a well maintained tank.
 
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