Discussion in 'Reef Fishes' started by Fishboy, Mar 14, 2010.
is their any type of fish that will eat a mix of brown and red algae off the sand..and inverabretes?
Small hermit crabs will eat it...also cerith snails.
How about Nassarius snails and sand sifting stars. They may not eat the algae but can keep the sand mixed enough it won't grow?
Sometimes sea hares will eat the red slime.But thats a 50/50 shot.
The best way to battle algae is to figure out where its nutrients are coming from.
Best advice I`ve heard all day. The answer is not livestock it finding the fuel source. Read this
FantasyReef Databases-Viewing item "10 Step Plan for Nuisance Algae Control"
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