What Are This Little Moving Things!!!!

Discussion in 'Freshwater Beginners' started by elcone691, Jul 18, 2017.

  1. elcone691

    elcone691New MemberMember

    yesterday cleaning my hob filter noticed this little moving things living in my filter anyone knows what are they, are they good or bad? Thanks (I had to uploaded on YouTube the video was "too large" please click on the link) thanks
     
  2. Miaw

    MiawValued MemberMember

    Is it copepods?

    See the second entry:
     
     
  3. RyanLewisValued MemberMember

    They look like seed shrimp, but without a closer look I can't be sure. I have them in my tank too.
     
  4. chromedome52

    chromedome52Fishlore VIPMember

    They look like Cyclops to me, and move like them, too. The short jerky movements are characteristic of Cyclops, as are the two egg sacs hanging from the rear of the animal.
     
  5. OP
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    elcone691

    elcone691New MemberMember

    Thanks guys... should i do something to remove-kill them or just leave it alone
     




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