What is this growing next to my Zoas?

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  1. HenryF

    HenryF Member

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    I have noticed a white little circle or spiral on my Zoa frag. I’m not sure what it is and would appreciate any information or advice on it. Thank you!
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    cloak Valuable Member R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award

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    Spirorbid worm. (harmless filter feeder)
     
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    Crabs Mcjones Millepora Maniac Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Partner Member 2019 R2R Secret Santa Reef Tank 365 Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor

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    Most likely spirorbid worm, might annoy your zoas but otherwise harmless:)
     
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    Maggie321 Well-Known Member R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award

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    Could that be a vermatid? It is bigger than my spirobids...
     
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  5. HenryF

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    As far as I can tell nothing has come out of it, but I will keep an eye on it. Thank you ! Here is a “better” picture. 47FB44D4-3E6C-4E43-840D-190953CD153C.jpeg
     
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