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Re: Aquatic Plants Digest V2 #1087

>Date: Wed, 19 Nov 1997 08:41:41 -0500 (EST)
>From: Jeff Dietsch <dietsch at voicenet_com>
>Subject: Is it BG Algae???
>Hello all,
>   I am wondering if this slim algae is BG or what.  I have 2 Aquaclear 300s
>on my 90, and they are in full view of my NO flor lighting.  After a month
>of operations I noticed this Slim algae on the output of the filters, in
>fact it is also somewhat on the top of the sponge inside the filter.  There
>really is none in the tank itself so I am not overly concerned about it,
>*God I shouldn't have said that:)".  Every once and a while I remove it when
>I turn off the filter flow.  It is very slimy and a dark green, and it is
>quite slippery when you pull it off the filter in almost a whole sheet:)
>The few pieces that have managed to fall into the tank may have a blue tint,
>but the layer is so thick it is hard to tell.

Sounds like BG alright! ;-)
Better get the anti-biotics out!