Unidentified creature???

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Hiya people,

We've set our tank up today with some water from local fish shop and some new sand and some sand out of there tank.  We've now got a creature sliding round the glass that looks very strange...

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Hi, @Robert Dunning Welcome to ReefBase.

It's an Asterina starfish. It's just split off of another, and so is regrowing the missing limbs.  :glad:
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Reply #2

Yup, +1 with above. Personally i would whip it out. They can multiply quite quickly. some can eat coral although most are pretty harmless.

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Reply #3

I have hundreds in mine I'm happy for them to be there do a great job of cleaning up :)

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Thanks guys i'll leave the little guy alone and let him do his job for now...

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Yeh i have a few too

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Reply #6

Did you get LR too? was the water from their DTs or freshly made? I imagine you woudln't get much of a cycle on that!
I should really sort this out!!

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