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wblueus
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PostSubject: leeches??????   leeches?????? Icon_minitime1/14/2012, 3:00 pm

One of my fish as a very very small thing attached to its dorsal fin and was wondering how small are leeches?? its very small but just big enough to be visable...its also and darker color
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PostSubject: Re: leeches??????   leeches?????? Icon_minitime1/14/2012, 3:48 pm

Its most likely a parasite of some sort. Can you get any pics?

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PostSubject: Re: leeches??????   leeches?????? Icon_minitime1/14/2012, 9:40 pm

yea but would be to small to see anything especially with my cam phone...i do have a uv sterilizer in the tank but i know thats not 100% in killing all parasites
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PostSubject: Re: leeches??????   leeches?????? Icon_minitime1/14/2012, 9:57 pm

Leeches are considered parasites.

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