How to Cure Brown Diatom Algae in Saltwater Aquariums

Have you ever spotted nasty-looking brown patches on diverse surfaces in your reef tank and wondered what they were? Well, those brown irregularities are known as brown algae or diatoms, and they are capable of growing in freshwater and saltwater aquariums provided that there is an abundance of nutrients, silicates, and light which fuel their […]

Chinese Algae Eater – Detailed Guide: Care, Diet, and Breeding

Chinese Algae Eater (Gyrinocheilus aymonieri) is a renowned freshwater fish in the fishkeeping hobby. They are loved by most aquarists because of their effective role in cleaning up the tank and keeping it algae-free. Although this is a job they do best at a juvenile stage, their dietary preference alters in favor of meatier and […]

How to Remove Bubble Algae in Aquariums

The infestation of Bubble algae is definitely one of the worst scenarios you can encounter in a heavily stocked reef aquarium. Bubble algae exist as unicellular organisms with spherical or elongated fluid-filled thallus or thalli. They are usually green in color; pale/light green to emerald or dark green, a red species of bubble algae also […]