Re: NANFA-L-- Mummichogs in freshwater

Bruce Stallsmith (
Sat, 13 Aug 2005 18:52:40 -0400

Mummichogs are the ultimate survivors. The only thing that could hurt them
in the environment is soft, acidic water. Like Chris said, adjust your
buffer system up to the pH 7+ range and they'll be fine. They might even eat
flake food if they really like you...

--Bruce Stallsmith
ain't no mummichogs in the Tennessee
Huntsville, AL, US of A

>Subject: Re: NANFA-L-- Mummichogs in freshwater
>Date: Sat, 13 Aug 2005 16:52:06 EDT
>I think the pH is between 6-6.5 but I'll get it up pronto. These are some
>strange fish, as they apparently spawned-in-that pH. Perhaps the Potomac is
>rather acidic, and they had adapted to it. The lights are on for about 14
>hours a
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