New to scoping... Costia?


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Good evening, I'm thinking this is Costia. Can someone with more scope experience confirm that or tell me I'm stupid?

This is all the magnification I have available.

Thanks!

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Nice picture. No scope experience myself, just looking at others' pictures. Can you see the little tails? I have read Costia has these and look kind of like a comma. If not, perhaps Chilodonella which is similar?
 
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Oops, forgot to mention, there are no symptoms behaviorally... except he's a tank right now and hanging out above the airstone, probably in lieu of rubbing against rocks. No clamped fins, eating fine, etc.
 
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I can imagine some C shaped nuclei and suspect Ichthyophthirius multifiliis, ie Ich, but am no expert. Please see this article for pics and info.

 
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