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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 02-19-2013, 05:24 PM Thread Starter
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Like this Java Fern/Betta video!

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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 02-20-2013, 06:22 AM
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What are the little wriggling things in the water at 00:36?

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lots of good info!
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post #4 of 7 (permalink) Old 02-20-2013, 01:26 PM
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They're copepods. Probably of the cyclops variety

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I was just wondering cuz I've seen them in my tanks before, but ONLY in shrimp tanks. I put fish fry in with them and then they go after the little copepods.

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Yup. :) I spent an afternoon hunting on the web to figure out what those critters were when I found them in my tank

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That's cool. :) I need knew how to describe them, but I knew they weren't parasites.

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