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marmstrong2009
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PostPosted: 2010.04.24(Sat)13:55    Post subject: creature on live rock Reply with quote

well new to the marine enviroment got live rock from a local pet store and after about 3 weeks now I noticed something moving on it it has a white sheath looks like made of sand around it with two little l tenticles coming from the top of it it is the size of a ball point pen end so kind of tiny any ideas what this creature might be and is it harmful should I remove it Question I am baffled tried identifying it on several websites without success
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PostPosted: 2010.04.25(Sun)10:19    Post subject: Reply with quote

Based on your description, I have no idea.
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PostPosted: 2010.05.09(Sun)0:00    Post subject: Reply with quote

from your limited description, I would guess in this order

nudibranch
stomatella snail
flatworm

there's plenty of other things it could be, but do an image search on google for those three.
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