re: Hair algae

This will be one of at least seven messages saying the same thing:

Get a SAE (Siamese algae eater) - Epalzeorhynchus siamensis.



> It appears I've got some hair algae started in my tank.  (40g octo,
> half-dozen small cats and otos, lots of plants.)
> It only got bad when I got the pH up to around 8.0 and the hardness up
> in the 2/3 range.
> I hate cleaning tanks (witness the oto's), so is there anything anyone
> can suggest to eat/destroy the hair algae?  will black mollies eat
> this sort of algae?