Green Bubble Algae


Scientific Name: Valonia ventricosa
Identification: Green bubbles that grow in clusters on rocks in the tank

Pest Management

Treatment: Remove algae from rocks by twisting and pulling off or scraping off with a scalpel or razor blade. Emerald crabs eat bubble algae
Prevention: Carefully check all rocks before placing in the tank. Heavier water flow may prevent spores from settling


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