What type of algae is this?

jnms

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Hi guys, what type of algae is this? I suspect it is BGA though I am unsure. Could someone help me indetify please?

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Thanks...
 

vauxhallmark

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Probably Blue Green. It's often referred to by aquarists as BGA, and a search for that term on this or any other aquarium forum will provide you with loads of hits!

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jnms

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Thanks for the reply guys. Am now reading up on BGA...
 

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Hey, jnms, thanks for editing the first post so Themuleous and me look like retards!

Only kidding :lol: :lol:

Good luck with your research and fighting it - let us know how you get on.

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vauxhallmark said:
Hey, jnms, thanks for editing the first post so Themuleous and me look like retards!
I remember reading his thread before anyone even posted a reply. It hasn't changed since then.
 

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Well I obviously don't need any help to make myself look silly, just give me enough rope :rolleyes:

Apologies jnms! Still wish you good luck with this algae!

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jnms

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vauxhallmark said:
Well I obviously don't need any help to make myself look silly, just give me enough rope :rolleyes:

Apologies jnms! Still wish you good luck with this algae!

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hehe no worries.

And thanks again for the advice...
 
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