Below is a list of the best algae eating fish and invertebrates available today. Freshwater aquarium algae eaters consist of fish, shrimp, and snails.
Removing Black Hair Algae Text and pictures by: Souly. Black Hair Algae. First off what is Black Hair algae? Black Hair Algae goes by a few other names: Black Brush Algae, Black Beard Algae but is usually known as BBA. It can sometimes be mistaked as Staghorn Algae, but the color Staghorn Algae is Greenish blue. Aquarium Forum
Nov 26, 2011 Hairy aquarium, is it bad? help pls! Lower and stabilize the pH to 6. 5, by filtering with black peat and administering CO2 (carbon dioxide) with a diffuser. The amber color of water, produced by peat, intercepts most wavelengths necessary for the growth of algae, but completely useless for the plants.