brown algae

Discussion in 'Algae' started by dano569, Jan 1, 2006.

  1. dano569

    dano569Valued MemberMember

    has anyone had brow algae growing in their tank?i was just wondering if anyone knows anything about it and if plecos,or mbuna cichlids will eat it?also if that means something might be wrong with my water. :-\

    THANKS
     
  2. Butterfly

    ButterflyModeratorModerator Member

    Dano check this out ;)

    Carol
     
  3. OP
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    dano569

    dano569Valued MemberMember

    thanks butterfly. 8)
     
  4. Butterfly

    ButterflyModeratorModerator Member

    Your welcome!! ;D
     
  5. newbie101

    newbie101Well Known MemberMember

    is it a new tank? if it is that is normal but if it isnt i dont know....
     
  6. OP
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    dano569

    dano569Valued MemberMember

    yeah it's not a month old yet. :-\
     
  7. Jason

    JasonWell Known MemberMember

    Do you have any direct sunlight on your tank, because that can cause the algae to grow
     
  8. OP
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    dano569

    dano569Valued MemberMember

    there is some sunlight on it.i want green algae to grow but not the brown. :-\
     
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