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Black Blue/green Algae??

Discussion in 'Algae' started by uiyuwea, Oct 19, 2011.

  1. uiyuwea

    uiyuwea New Member

    Aug 24, 2011
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    SO i was wondering if anyone has ever seen BLACK Blue/green Algae?? i found some on my substrate 2x now and i think one reason is because i have a lot of Flourish Black Sand mixed with a little bit of regular sized aquarium rocks and i think it just wasn't turned cleaned with the "wand" thing. but the reason i call it blue green algae is because it grows like it sort of blankets it but it stays low to the substrate. So i was just wondering if anyone has ever seen this??? oh and i have seen some on my Java fern wendlove that's attached to the top of my driftwood near the lights..but i cant find any info on this one. i do have a little bit of regular blue green algae i found in my tank last night but it looks normal green. thanks!
  2. Flo

    Flo Aspiring Aquascaper

    May 30, 2011
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    could you post a picture? it s difficult to say something without having seen it.
  3. ShadowMac

    ShadowMac Moderator Staff Member

    Mar 4, 2010
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    North Dakota, USA

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