FAQs on Aquatic Insects and Freshwater
Invertebrates in Freshwater Aquariums,
Invertebrates for Freshwater
Aquariums by Neale Monks,
FAQs on Aquatic Insects:
Aquatic Insects 1,
Aquatic Insects 2,
Aquatic Insects 3,
Aquatic Insects 4,
Aquatic Insect Identification,
Aquatic Insect Control
FAQs on Aquatic Insects by Group:
Flies in General (Caddis, Gnats, Midges...),
Mosquitos/Mozzies and much more!
|FW Copepod? -- 05/16/07 Hi Bob, <Hello
George!> Just found this beauty in one of my tanks and I was
wondering if you know whether it is a parasitic copepod or not.
Mind you, it was found in a freshwater tank. Thanks a lot for your
help !! All the best, George J. Reclos <It does appear to be an
aquatic Acarinan... not a Copepod, but might be deleterious...
|Hi Bob, Thanks for your instant response. Do you
know of any ways to get rid of it ? George <Mmm, yes. In the
absence of other arthropod life, the use of an organophosphate like
DTHP/Masoten/Trichlorfon... or Dimilin. Please read here re: