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Old 06/29/2020, 09:01 PM   #1
jmsilhy
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Help me id this please

I found this on top of a cerith snail, anyone knows what it is and if its good or bad? The red arrow indicates where a black thing goes out like a snake tongue...





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Old 06/29/2020, 09:18 PM   #2
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Looks like a barnacle. Harmless filter feeder.


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Old 06/30/2020, 09:04 AM   #3
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Yep, barnacle.


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Old 06/30/2020, 03:44 PM   #4
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Nice little hitchhiker!


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Old 07/01/2020, 06:54 PM   #5
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Enjoy him while you can keep him alive---alas, filter feeders other than corals have a poor record in our tanks. Rod's food might help him out; or maybe Coral Frenzy


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