What is this?!?!?!?

Discussion in 'General Freshwater Information' started by Surfin C, Nov 13, 2012.

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  1. Surfin C

    Surfin C Astrea Snail

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    I JUST NOTICED THESE CLINGING TO THE UNDERSIDE OF THIS ROCK....
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    THERE'S ABOUT 100 OF THEM CLINGING TO THE BOTTOM OF THIS ROCK I HAVE NO IDEA WHAT THEY ARE. PLEASE INFORM ME.
    BY THE WAY THE TANK INHABITANTS ARE 8 MIXED CICHLIDS AND 3 MYSTERY SNAILS
     
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  3. civiccars2003

    civiccars2003 Great Blue Whale

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    It's are to tell from the provided pics, but I am thinking snail eggs?
     
  4. schackmel

    schackmel Giant Squid

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    if freshwater/brackish..........i would say definately snail eggs. Freshwater snails tend to breed very fast!
     
  5. 2in10

    2in10 Super Moderator Staff Member

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    Could be hydra. Bad if you have fry but should die out if they do not get enough food.
     
  6. Greg@LionfishLair

    Greg@LionfishLair 3reef Sponsor

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    To be honest, I can't see anything in the pix. I think your phone/camera is too close to the subject to focus on anything (closer than the camera's min. focusing distance).

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