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  1. Default White Spots on Driftwood


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    I noticed that there are white spots on my driftwood. What might it be, is it a bad thing? Should I toss out the wood and replace it?

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    It could be a type of fungis maybe ? A picture would help to confirm that

    I most cases you can scrub off stuff like that from driftwood using only very hot tap water and allowing the driftwood to dry out before returning it to your tank
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    What kind of fish do you have?

    Some fish lay visible eggs.

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    a few pics sure would help like Cliff said
    ask ?'s and change some water pair of JD's and loving it.

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    Could also be snail eggs.
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    Do you have nerite snails? They leave single white eggs all over the place. It won't harm your tank, and they do disappear after a while.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Balavalidus View Post
    Do you have nerite snails? They leave single white eggs all over the place. It won't harm your tank, and they do disappear after a while.
    That would have been my question. good call if you do have nerites
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    Here are some pictures. It seems like the spots are kind of hard and I am able to scrape some of it off. I only have guppies in this particular tank, so there's no possibility of eggs. And I have no snails and I've had this piece of driftwood for about a month.

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    could it be some kind of a fungus?
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