albino cory with odd eyes..... - Tropical Fish Keeping - Aquarium fish care and resources
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 4 Old 12-19-2009, 08:34 AM Thread Starter
Member
 
molliefan09's Avatar
 
Question albino cory with odd eyes.....

So i was sitting watching my tank the other day and noticed one of my albino cory cats eyes looked a little odd. One eye is white no red color at all and the other has a small pinhead sized red dot for color. after looking at my others all their eyes are nice bright red and about triple the size (red color) then the other.....i never noticed this before and it looks kinda strange. he is acting fine scavenging for food and swimming about. Any ideas???

"Fish are friends not food"
molliefan09 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 4 Old 12-19-2009, 08:39 AM
Member
 
Twistersmom's Avatar
 
Really don't have a clue, but if the cory is eating and acting healthy, probably nothing to worry about. Perhaps, the eye was injured at one time. I have a cory, that somehow lost it's eye in my care. Reading up, found lots of people have cory with only one eye.

Last edited by Twistersmom; 12-19-2009 at 08:43 AM.
Twistersmom is offline  
post #3 of 4 Old 12-19-2009, 09:11 AM
Member
 
Angel079's Avatar
 
Being "coated" white sounds like he's blind on 1 eye to me. But totally agree with Twistermom here - as long as he's acting fine & eating no worries.

~ Life Is Too Short, Break The Rules, Forgive Quickly, Kiss Slowly, Love Truly, Laugh Uncontrollably And Never Regret Anything that Made You Smile.
Life May Not Be The Party We Hoped For, But While We're Here, We Should Dance. ~
Angel079 is offline  
post #4 of 4 Old 12-19-2009, 12:57 PM Thread Starter
Member
 
molliefan09's Avatar
 
ok....then i wont worry.....he and the others are doing fine....just thought it looked odd

"Fish are friends not food"
molliefan09 is offline  
Reply

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Baby Albino Cory gone Angel079 Beginner Freshwater Aquarium 3 12-21-2009 09:13 PM
One dead pleco and a poor cory with sunken eyes... It'sJames Tropical Fish Diseases 1 01-27-2008 01:42 PM
Are my albino cory's eyes alright? Shooter311 Catfish 10 03-08-2007 01:47 PM
Albino Cory cats Eyes are ripped out. Shooter311 Tropical Fish Diseases 2 03-07-2007 08:30 AM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome