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Green Algea!!

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Its growin like crazy! how do i stop it?!?!

10 gal tank w/ 2 baby Malawi cichlids (upgrading to 45 gal in a month)
78-80 temp
7.5 ph

i rub it off of everything once a week w/ my water changes, and its back w/in 2 days...water to warm?
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How many hours are your lights on?
Is there a window near the aquarium that shines sunlight into the aquarium?
Over feeding can also encourage algae. With 2 little fish, it'd be easy to overfeed.
Just suggesting some possible causes.
:)
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