• Name:

    Cactus algae

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  • Family: Halimedaceae
  • Species: Halimeda
  • Scientific Name: Halimeda Incrassata
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| Green Algae

| Marine Algae

| Green Siphonous Algae

| Watercress Algae

| Brittle-disc Seaweed

General info about Cactus algae

Cactus algae is a green algae and are fast-growing, decorative algae that are effective as a nutrient exporter, these algae are prone to grow out of control in aquaria and ultimately cause as many headaches as they relieve.

Cactus algae leaf structures calcium skeleton covered in algae these leaves are referred to as segments, and they grow similarly as a chain link.

Cactus algae Origin

Indian & Pacific Oceans, and the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean and also the eastern Mediterranean Sea.

Original Detail

Name Species Family Scientific Name More Detail Added by
Cactus algae Halimeda Halimedaceae Halimeda Incrassata

Cactus algae is a green algae and are fast-growing, decorative algae that are effective as a nutrient exporter, these algae are prone to grow out of control in aquaria and ultimately cause as many headaches as they relieve.

Cactus algae leaf structures calcium skeleton covered in algae these leaves are referred to as segments, and they grow similarly as a chain link.

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