What Type Of Algae

Discussion in 'Aquarium Plants' started by DanMk, Apr 10, 2017.

  1. DanMkValued MemberMember

    Hi there. Just wondering what this is and if there is anything that eats it or if it is easily removed manually. [​IMG][​IMG]
  2. Tanks and PlantsWell Known MemberMember

    IMHO it looks like the beginning of BBA or Black Beard Algae, how long are you leaving your lights on everyday?
  3. DanMkValued MemberMember

    My lights are on for about 12 hours
  4. Tanks and PlantsWell Known MemberMember

    Yeah 12 hours is way too long. Try and cut back to 7-8. Also try to get an electric timer

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