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Jean

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We always do. Provides extra shelter/"toys" for the octi too. We have a large tank so use Macrocystis pyrifera a lot (Giant Kelp for you US folks) but most algaes would do. I'd hesitate to use any thing from the Desmarestia family tho' they contain sulfuric acid .....ouch!!

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I also believe marinebioguy had some he was giving away in the fall, you might want to check with him...
Had good luck with caulerpa, myself...but it does take some pruning!!!
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