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Old 01-10-2015, 11:37 PM   #1
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Small white worms everywhere in a friends 40gal, not sure how to get rid of them

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Old 01-11-2015, 12:57 AM   #2
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Wow, that's pretty bad. What fish are in the tank?
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Oh wow, someone needs to keep up on their maintenance, I see many water changes in your friend's future. The problem is likely caused buy lack of cleaning the substrate and the planaria population has exploded. Several large water changes with a thorough gravel vac should do the trick, but they need to keep it clean to control the buggers.

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Yeah those are planaria. Over feeding fuels them. Cutback on food and do more water changes. Birth eyre harmless though. Just ugly

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Old 01-11-2015, 12:34 PM   #5
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I think they're cute. I'd keep them. But it is a sign that the tank needs cleaning.
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