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I have these tiny white bugs in my shrimp only tanks. They swim with very fast jump like motions. I can't get a good picture of one, they're so small. I put a small guppy juvenile in to eat them and it seems to control the bugs. Has anyone had these little bugs and can I get rid of them without fish to eat them. I can use chemicals but I don't want to kill the shrimps.

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Hello Bill.

They are copepods (signs of a healthy tank). You could get some micro-rasboras (Boraras genus) or some Dario Dario to eat them, or just leave them be. As long as hydra or planaria aren't mixed in there too, your good to go!



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