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Fonchy 01/11/2008 11:04 AM

how to get rid off (grape caulerpa)
 
This thng is taking over my 30 gal tank and I want something o keep it in check. On my 125 I used to have a yellow tang and He will get rid of it fast but I do not want to put a yellow tang in a 30 gal tank. What type fish I can put in there to get this thing gone.

Armando

GS-Rock 01/11/2008 12:01 PM

i am not sure what fish would eat but, once it starts growing into the rock its hard to get rid of, the only way i got it cleaned up was to pull it out by hand till i had it under control, took like 5 mins a day just pulling alittle at a time for about a week to get it under control, when pulling its ok if some of the roots stay in the rock for every 5 stands that i pulled only 1 grew back and i pulled it out

GS-Rock 01/11/2008 12:02 PM

also run your skimmer as high as you can when pulling

Sk8r 01/11/2008 12:07 PM

Refugium of at least 1/3 your tank volume will get it in a month.


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