brown algae

  1. dano569

    dano569 Member Member

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    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. :-\

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    dano569

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    thanks butterfly. 8)
     
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    Your welcome!! ;D
     
  5. newbie101

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    is it a new tank? if it is that is normal but if it isnt i dont know....
     
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    yeah it's not a month old yet. :-\
     
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    Do you have any direct sunlight on your tank, because that can cause the algae to grow
     
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    dano569

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