Weird Creatures

Discussion in 'Freshwater Beginners' started by biancaoo23, Apr 15, 2019.

  1. biancaoo23New MemberMember

    FE308469-25BB-4DA4-9517-856C893F9B8E.jpeg what is this white worm
  2. BReefer97Well Known MemberMember

    Looks like a detritus worm. Nothing to worry about, it’s a sign you have a healthy ecosystem in your aquarium. If there’s a LOT of them (which from what I can see, there’s not) it’s because there’s excess waste/food they’re feeding and thriving off of. Water changes will decrease the numbers, but you’ll honestly never be rid of them. I barely notice them in my tank any longer but I know they’re there.
  3. FahnFishlore VIPMember

    Detritus worms are thin and spaghetti-like, the squat flatworms you see on the glass are rhabdocoela. Don't worry, they're harmless, I have them in my tanks as well.
  4. biancaoo23New MemberMember

    Ok thanks guys !

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