Weird tiny worm/shrimp things, help please

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Hello, I have these little weird creatures, attached in video
I have no clue what they are and I am having a hard time finding out
please help me identify these things
(Not the small little white things but the shiny moving thing I focused on)




I have a Fluval Spec V
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Only use conditioner and occasionally beneficial bacteria
I already have some detritus worms and such
one rooted plant and one moss ball
 

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That probably is a detritus worm. Those swim around your tank and are completely harmless. Planaria usually stick onto the glass above the water and have a triangular head shape.
 
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Gel0city said:
That probably is a detritus worm. Those swim around your tank and are completely harmless. Planaria usually stick onto the glass above the water and have a triangular head shape.
I have had normal detritus worm before and these guys are very different, maybe mosquito larvae?
And the Planaria doesn't look that similar to these things, I just added a pump to get that surface water moving
 

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Kurtcordog said:
I have had normal detritus worm before and these guys are very different, maybe mosquito larvae?
And the Planaria doesn't look that similar to these things, I just added a pump to get that surface water moving
I agree that it doesn't look like planaria at all. I was thinking detritus worms and after you say it, mosquito larvae could be a possibility. Did you add anything new to your tank?
 
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Gel0city said:
I agree that it doesn't look like planaria at all. I was thinking detritus worms and after you say it, mosquito larvae could be a possibility. Did you add anything new to your tank?
not in a while, maybe a few month ago
 

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