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Bigdawg355 09-16-2013 01:23 AM

Help black Molly has white on pectoral fins and gills
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1. Size of tank?45 g

2. Water parameters
a. Ammonia?0
b. Nitrite?0
c. Nitrate?0
d. pH, KH and GH? Ph 6.8
e. Test kit?api fe master

3. Temperature?78

4. FW (fresh water) or BW (brackish)?fw

5. How long the aquarium has been set up?

6. What fish do you have? How many are in your tank? How big are they? How long have you had them?13 mollies 4 male guppies 4 giant danios 3 Cory 1 dojo loach one spotted pleco(I think) and 3 apple snails. About 4 months except giant danios added them a month ago

7. Were the fish placed under quarantine period (minus the first batch from the point wherein the tank is ready to accommodate the inhabitants)?yes

8. a. Any live plants? Fake plants?large amazon sword a few moneywort
b. Sand, gravel, barebottom?gravel
c. Rocks, woods, fancy decors? Any hollow decors?
Rocks large fake tree stump
9. a. Filtration?an aqueon quiet flow 50 and Rena filstar xp3
b. Heater?

10. a. Lighting schedule? What lights are used?10 hrs a day , 2 48" 6500 k
b. Any sunlight exposure? How long?no

11. a. Water change schedule?25% weekly
b. Volume of water changed?12 gallons
c. Well water, tap water, RO water? Tap
d. Water conditioner used? Prime
e. Frequency of gravel/sand (if any) vacuumed? Weekly

12. Foods?tetra color omega one shrimp pellets bottom feeder wafers
How often are they fed?1x daily

13. a. Any abnormal signs/symptoms?white color around gills and pectoral fins one has signs kinda like ich spots
b. Appearance of poop?
c. Appearance of gills? White

14. a. Have you treated your fish ahead of diagnosis?no
b. What meds were used?

15. Insert photos of fish in question and full tank shot if necessary.ill try gets pix in a few
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jaysee 09-16-2013 09:39 AM

a picture or video would be immensely helpful in diagnosing whats wrong.

Bigdawg355 09-16-2013 01:04 PM

I know but for some reason it won't let me post any but I'll try again

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Bigdawg355 09-16-2013 06:52 PM

It's still not letting me post pics

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jaysee 09-16-2013 07:44 PM

uploading pics with the app doesnt work. Try uploading a video to youtube and then post that here.

Bigdawg355 09-16-2013 07:55 PM

Ok I'll try that

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jaysee 09-16-2013 08:35 PM


Originally Posted by Bigdawg355 (Post 3025650)
Ok I'll try that

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to embed the video, you only need to copy the part after the = in the URL.

type ["youtube"]the part after the =[/"youtube"] only without the quotation marks

Bigdawg355 09-20-2013 05:23 PM

Well I've been trying to post pix or a vid but my phone just won't do it. Turned to be ich and successfully treating it with heat and water changes

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