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Spaghetti Algae

Alternate Names

Alga Espaguette, Spaghetti Alga, Chaetomorpha Algae, Green Hair Algae, Chaetomorpha Macro Algae, Chaeto

Description

A stringy, spaghetti-like macro algae which is often used in saltwater aquariums due to its ability to absorb nutrients such as nitrates and phosphates.

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Alga Espaguette, Spaghetti Alga, Chaetomorpha Algae, Green Hair Algae, Chaetomorpha Macro Algae, Chaeto

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