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Old 03-15-2017, 07:42 PM
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It looks like a small urchin but hides in rocks as well. About the size of a pea. Was curious to know if he's safe for reef?





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Old 03-15-2017, 09:11 PM
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Agreed, looks like a tiny urchin. Not sure if it's reef safe. Most urchins eat algae so I'd leave it be and keep an eye on it.
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Looks like a pencil urchin which I believe are NOT reef safe

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Looks very similar to my short-spine, which is reef-safe. Keep an eye on it and see how it matures, the spines will grow into a noticeable/unique form as it grows and it'll be easier to identify.

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