Newbie needs help urgent

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  1. Paul Bassani

    Paul Bassani

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    Hi everyone
    I was cleaning my filter out this evening and found this worm in the filter inside the filter medium

    Can anyone ID this for me and must I remove ASAP

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  3. dallasg

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    Toss it, not good with worms but looks bad like a leech, @carlosdeandrade might help
     
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  4. Bflynn

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    No man!! That is a peanut worm, good cuc.
     
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    Paul Bassani

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    Hi

    Thanks for all the info guys. Must I leave it in the filter or put it on a rock
     
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    Put it in your sand bed.
     

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