Mystery Black specks

Moss Lake Angler

New member
Mar 18, 2020
Shelby NC
These tiny black specks were found floating in my skimmer basket. They are very buoyant as they do not get sucked to the filter. I scooped them out with a minnow net and dropped them in a bucket. They almost seem alive but I think they just are slippery. Any ideas?75743362-A48C-4B9B-A379-7FE072B922BB.jpeg9ED399AE6-1CCE-4A17-8020-CE3A02A372E9.jpeg

Rancho Cost-a-Lotta

Silver Supporter
Apr 10, 2018
Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Could they be Springtails? is one of many posts.