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post #1 of 3 Old 02-06-2011, 01:01 PM Thread Starter
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found orange worm creature.

hi guys i found an orange worm looking creature in my live rock, it was very long, it also had spikey feahters all over it, any ideas?

also all my coral is shrinking and loosing its colour, any ideas?

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post #2 of 3 Old 02-07-2011, 08:27 PM
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Sounds like a Bristleworm. Got any pics?

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post #3 of 3 Old 03-07-2011, 05:00 PM
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If it is bright orange it could be a fire worm. Google bristleworm and fire worm and see which one it looks most like.

If you are gonna try and remove it be careful, they hurt when you handle them, use gloves /tweezers.. they are suprisingly hard to get at sometimes
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