Small clear/white tubes, ID help?

Monney00

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Good afternoon all,

I am on the downhill side of a ********’ fight with bryopsis (fluco ftw), and noticed some tubes on some frags now that they are not covered in algae. I am reading a lot of conflicting info, so hoping someone could give me a definite ID, so I can treat accordingly if needed. Photos attached!

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Usually any kind of tube will have something living in it. I’m thinking feather dusters? You need to observe the tank until you find what lives inside. Setup a camera if you don’t have the time to watch it. There is a common pest called vermatid snails that live in hard calcifurous tubes too. They are usually thin and long. Feather dusters on the other hand look like feathers and are harmless.
 

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Tunicates. For sure. Have tons of them.

Also google your question then type "reef" after your question, that's how I find out a lot of stuff linked back to the r2r pros.
 
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