Results 1 to 6 of 6
  1. #1
    Senior Member drummer89's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2004

    Strange Creatures

    I've found some tiny bug-like creatures in my bio filter. They curl up when exposed to air and they have several legs. They look to be a slight greyish brown color.
    Do I need to worry about these things? How can I get rid of them?
    I'm sure this is a really stupid question, because I should know what these things are by now.

  2. #2
    Senior Member StephG's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2003
    They're most likely pods. They're fish food ... so a good thing

  3. #3
    Senior Member tang_man_montreal's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2003
    Probably look like these closeup pictures, huh? If so, then yes, they are indeed amphipods. NOthing to worry about.

    I am Homer of BORG... Prepare to be..OOOO!! DONUT!!!!!!

  4. #4
    Moderator Krugar's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2004
    Wow that's an unreal close-up, I can see the facets of their eyes lol.

    Cool pic.
    There is nothing so permanent as a temporary measure.

  5. #5
    Senior Member drummer89's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2004
    Yeah thats them. Thanks for the help guys, and yeah nice pics.

  6. #6
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Mar 2005
    very nice pic

Similar Threads

  1. Deep sea creatures!
    By FLIP in forum Off Topic
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 11-22-2006, 01:02 PM
  2. little white creatures?
    By Shelleyr in forum Just Getting Started
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 02-17-2006, 12:14 AM
  3. My first creatures
    By DuuhMojo in forum Just Getting Started
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 01-15-2006, 04:31 PM
  4. Cool Creatures
    By john rock in forum Reef Discussion
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: 05-12-2004, 03:08 PM
  5. mystery creatures
    By jay01 in forum Reef Discussion
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 06-13-2003, 12:56 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts