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Old 01/04/2008, 04:13 PM   #26
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Medusa worms for sure.... They look like Graboids from Tremors.


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Old 01/04/2008, 04:15 PM   #27
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I hate snails and hermits, I pick them up but I can't stand feeling them move on my hands at all, I also get really grossed out when I move some live rock and stick my hand into a great big sponge.


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Old 01/04/2008, 04:16 PM   #28
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Quote:
Originally posted by Toddrtrex
You are all a bunch of wimps.

*takes 10 minutes to move an emerald crap from bucket to tank because he is scared of it*
lol
i always hesitate a little with emeralds too.


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Old 01/04/2008, 04:59 PM   #29
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Octopus!

I once tried to pick up an octopus by hand. It grabbed me and suctioned onto my hand with its tentales. Squirming, sticky tentacles; beaked mouth hidden from sight.

It was horrible. I couldnt get it to let go of me.

I will never do that again.


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Old 01/04/2008, 06:18 PM   #30
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For me its Serpent or Brittle stars. Eww, I hate when they wrap around my fingers.


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Old 01/04/2008, 06:23 PM   #31
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Super tongan nassarius snails freak me out, nothing else really, I agree though medussa worms feel yucky however they dont bother me like nassarius snails, no other snails bother me


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Its all fun and games until someone gets salt water in their eyes!

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Old 01/04/2008, 06:27 PM   #32
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stomatella snails!


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Old 01/04/2008, 06:37 PM   #33
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Arrow Crabs


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I remember when zoanthids were called things like "green" and "orange" and not "reverse gorilla nipple."

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Old 01/04/2008, 06:50 PM   #34
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live rock's pretty nasty now that I know what things are living in it......


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Old 01/04/2008, 06:53 PM   #35
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finding something like this worm in my tank

http://www.oregonreef.com/sub_worm.htm


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Old 01/04/2008, 09:44 PM   #36
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The big fat bristle worm that we found in my tank last night. It was only about 3 inches long but it was very fat. It was so creepy that my husband had to fish it out for me. We put it in a plastic container to examine it more closely and it secreted a yellow milky substance. Eew!!!


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Old 01/04/2008, 10:23 PM   #37
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Pretty much anything that takes an 'aggressive' stance will put me back, for abit anyway =)

Surprised not to see mantis shrimp yet .......


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Old 01/04/2008, 10:53 PM   #38
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Sally lightfoot, definately! And the sea hare is rather disgusting to hold!


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Old 01/04/2008, 11:22 PM   #39
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Wussies......


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Old 01/05/2008, 12:40 AM   #40
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oh yes, definitely add mantis shrimp to the list. obviously more than just creepy to handle since they can pack a mean punch to an unprotected hand. but even looking at them gives me the shivers. so dang smart, too.


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