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I have a 30 gallon salt water tank and suddenly I seem to have a purple algae problem. I can clean the tank and the next day it is back. It doesn't seem to be bothering my fish, but it looks bad. In my tank , I have 2 damsels, 2 turbo snails, 3 dwarf hermit crabs, and an emerald crab. Any ideas as to what this is and ho to get rid of it. ? Thanks. Steph
Can you please post a pic?
if its not hard purple aglae ( coraline ) then my first guess would be cyano.
what is your water source? lghting? how old are the bulbs? how often do you feed/what? how much flow is in the tnak?
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