And thanks for the link Scott. I'll check it out later tonight.
In all the fury, I think I missed the fact that a feeding from a new (but
very not fresh) can of FD Plankton was most likely involved (botulism for
fish, anyone?). More as I carefully observe and quit jumping to conclusions
and sound like I'm practicing Voodoo Aquaria because I'm freaking out...
(Number 1 Rule of Aquaria and broken horribly by one Farmertodd last week:
DO NOT FREAK!)
I'm down to 3 M. praecox (no mortalities???) and a Pearl Gourami in this
system. The other fish look better and feed better, now that I gave them
some decent meals. We'll have to see if my hypothesis holds up. Then I'll
----- Original Message -----
From: "unclescott" <unclescott_at_prodigy.net>
Sent: Thursday, July 03, 2003 1:38 AM
Subject: Re: NANFA-- Sorta OT: things that just aren't cool.
> > May be helpful with the natives tho. I saw clear stringie things
> > out of anuses... Stoneroller had a 8 incher.
> Todd, that sounds like it might be a Camellanus infection/ infestation. My
> Adobe Acrobat copy is giving me trouble so I can't read it, but go to
> http://www.inkmkr.com/Fish/ and check out his Camellanus treatment. A cure
> for a remarkable selection of worms and parasites has been the 5% solution
> of Flubendazole. You might read around a little (google search) and see if
> that would work for you.
> It is so frustrating when you move your fish to a place and situation
> you would think they would be more comfortable and safer and then
> goes haywire. I, and I'm sure a lot of those on this list, can identify
> that. Really sorry this is all happening to you.
> All the best,
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