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Old 04-12-2011, 02:01 PM   #1
 
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what is this stuff?

Okay Can somebody look at this pictures and Please tell me what you are seeing? Because I have no clue what it is? ( I wasn't sure where to post this thread at soo sorry if this is the wrong spot)
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Old 04-12-2011, 02:03 PM   #2
 
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Are those live plants?

I had something very similar and it took over my tank, it covered everyhing. I think I got it from the live plants. Once I took the plants out and did a massive water change it has been gone.

Hopefully someone else can help you since I am not sure if it is the same as what I had.
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Old 04-12-2011, 02:40 PM   #3
 
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Are those live plants?

I had something very similar and it took over my tank, it covered everyhing. I think I got it from the live plants. Once I took the plants out and did a massive water change it has been gone.

Hopefully someone else can help you since I am not sure if it is the same as what I had.
Yes they are live plants and I hope it doesn't take over my tank!
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Old 04-12-2011, 02:45 PM   #4
 
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You could always try to qt the plants for a while and see if it will go away. I have no idea what you could treat it with.
Another thing, it could be from the drift wood.

I know when I first seen this in my tank I stepped up on water changes, and cleaned the decor each time, then finally I noticed it was mostly on my live plants. Once removed this slime, fungus thing went away. I only had java ferns and moneywort in my tank.
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Old 04-12-2011, 03:03 PM   #5
 
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You could always try to qt the plants for a while and see if it will go away. I have no idea what you could treat it with.
Another thing, it could be from the drift wood.

I know when I first seen this in my tank I stepped up on water changes, and cleaned the decor each time, then finally I noticed it was mostly on my live plants. Once removed this slime, fungus thing went away. I only had java ferns and moneywort in my tank.
thats a lot of plants LoL
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Old 04-12-2011, 03:04 PM   #6
 
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Ops, lol, I should of asked how many plants.

You could try asking Bryon, he knows alot about plants and maybe he has seen this before if it is plant related.
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Old 04-12-2011, 03:26 PM   #7
 
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Ops, lol, I should of asked how many plants.

You could try asking Bryon, he knows alot about plants and maybe he has seen this before if it is plant related.
LoL yeah I might do that
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Old 04-12-2011, 03:29 PM   #8
 
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Are we looking at the sort of white haze stuff? I would do as Cassandra suggests. But first, what are your water parameters: ammonia, nitrite, nitrate, pH. And temp.

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Old 04-12-2011, 03:32 PM   #9
 
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Are we looking at the sort of white haze stuff? I would do as Cassandra suggests. But first, what are your water parameters: ammonia, nitrite, nitrate, pH. And temp.

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Yes the white haze stuff was wondering what it was. The temp is 78 the rest I will have to check not sure what it is sorry
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Old 04-12-2011, 03:34 PM   #10
 
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can tell you what it has been running but not sure what the actual lvls are
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