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Featured Mystery Tunnelling - Updated 20/9/12 Eunice Out & Pics P41

Discussion in 'Help and Advice' started by PaulM, Mar 21, 2012.

  1. PaulM

    PaulM New Member Forum Support

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    Re: Mystery Tunnelling - Updated 20/9/12 Eunice Out

    The rockwork was a maze of tunnels for this beggar and it's main entrance / exit to the rear was huge so no wonder why the goby simply appeared to be pulled into the rock :( I have found no evidence of anything else other than the crab shown so it must have been it breaking the rock to make the tunnels.

    You'll be fine Kev :)
     
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    Re: Mystery Tunnelling - Updated 20/9/12 Eunice Out

    Ummm may look at mine cos the clicking I have is doing my dead in :)
     
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    Re: Mystery Tunnelling - Updated 20/9/12 Eunice Out

    So glad you finally got it out :)
     
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    Re: Mystery Tunnelling - Updated 20/9/12 Eunice Out

    I knew where the eunice was but couldn't remove it without dismantling the rockwork. Red light, keep an eye out and see what surprises you :)

    Absolutely fella, it's had corals, critters and a goby :(
     
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    I managed to get a visual of mine with a lancefish bait placed just at hole I suspected. Survived a 15min ro dip in cold water and a drill bit enlarging the hole to try get him out!

    Glad you got him out. They horrible looking

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    Re: Mystery Tunnelling - Updated 20/9/12 Eunice Out

    When I cracked open the rock it just fell to bits as it was so pourous which gave it nowhere to hide really. Just scooped it up with a tooth pic and popped it into the plastic bowl.

    Glad it's gone at last :)
     
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    Re: Mystery Tunnelling - Updated 20/9/12 Eunice Out

    Jeez, I'd have scooped it up using a stabbing action with a garden spade at arms length! Bet you're glad that bugger's out
     
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    Re: Mystery Tunnelling - Updated 20/9/12 Eunice Out

    The funny part was that after 10 minutes out of water the bugger was still trying to make a bid for freedom :w00t:
     
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    Wow so glad that you managed to finally get it Big Thumbs Up
     
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    Simple in the end tbh and it was just the placement of the rock, it was in, that restricted it's removal earlier.
     
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    Bloody hell ! Think I'm gonna have to get me a red light, I get clicking noises every night when lights out, it's a kind of clicking & scratching sound.does my head in as I can't see the culprit.
     
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    its a bout bloomin time!!! HAHA... i had one of these in my tank but spotted him early and was still quite small when i got it out. he was only about 1cm long when i fist spotted him, didnt know what it was at the time but he was free swimming like a snake. 3 months later he was a about 10 times bigger. they grow really fast!
     
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