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emorysmom 03-31-2009 09:19 AM

Angel with ugly face dscoloration
I just aquired a tank from someone else. I have never had angels before,more of a tang kina girl...It looks like a semicirulotis????(however thats spelled) is about 4 to 5 inches and is not changing coloryet. Howevr, her face is horribly discolored.I know with tangs it's usually a viatmine deficiancy,but with it the same? She came this way so who knows how long she's been discolored.The tank had a sump but it broke and I added a tidepool(not my choise)it was all I could get ahold of in emergancy. The nitrite is alittle high but the amonia is not,the ph is good...I make my own water...It's a 65 gallon and I put haslf eexisting and half new water upon resetup. I've had it 4 days now.
Help!!!! Ugly fish!

Kellsindell 03-31-2009 10:36 AM

What breed of angel is this? Pygmy? Could be the normal coloration of angel. Also, can you get us a pic? It very well could be nutrition issues, but before i want to make any inputs I'd feel more comfortable with a picture.

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