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I got some bags of daphnia and all 3 had some strange looking bugs in there. I was worried that they might be dragonfly larvae so I fished them all out and put them in a separate container. After some research, it looks likely that they are glass worms.

Now the question is - what to do with them?

Is it safe (and healthy) to feed them to paddle-tail newts? They are far too big to feed to the fire belly larva, as he is currently on daphnia and really tiny bloodworms.
 

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They make a fine snack.
 

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Thanks Kaysie! I'll try putting some in with Imi and Rissi and see how they react to them :)
 
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