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white looking bugs on glass

I got home today from work went to look into the aquarium inside microscopic sized little slug looking things not quite sure what they are was wondering if anybody has seen them. I have not added anything to the tank within weeks but I did remove some plants last night. here is a picture of what I came to find.

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an estimate there's probably about 20 to 50 of them all over the glass in different areas
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harmless planaria- totally normal. Usually fish will eat them and keep the populations down. You may be overfeeding if you're noticing lots of them.

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Rhabdocoela, harmless

https://www.plantedtank.net/forums/sh...light=planaria

Here's a good thread with clear photos.

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https://www.plantedtank.net/forums/sh...light=planaria

Here's a good thread with clear photos.
The most important part of that thread... rhabdocoela vs planaria.
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