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  1. I grow cryptocoryne emersed and immersed. In both...

    I grow cryptocoryne emersed and immersed. In both cases, the roots are in the same tank water. Some completely immersed crypts show the same problems as yours, but the emersed ones, which have free...
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    Sorry if I'm missing something, but in the...

    Sorry if I'm missing something, but in the assumption that the loaches are carrying intestinal flagellates or worms from the store that cannot be cured by good water and food alone, would it be...
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    It's interesting to see how complacent the koi...

    It's interesting to see how complacent the koi was with being confined and handled (it thrashed a bit when picked up, but just look how calmly it swims off later). Probably went through this handling...
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    Melafix is indeed a good preventative and mild...

    Melafix is indeed a good preventative and mild antiseptic for minor cuts and scrapes. In this advanced case however, I would advice you to "roll out the big guns" quickly before the infection goes...
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    Looks like an infected injury. Keeping water...

    Looks like an infected injury. Keeping water clean and nitrates low as possible would help, but at this stage, you might want to consider adding an antiseptic or an antimicrobial to the water....
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    I went with several weeks of soaking. After that,...

    I went with several weeks of soaking. After that, the tank had an off-color for 2 months.
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    Reliable and love how it bobs up to the top when...

    Reliable and love how it bobs up to the top when it detached so you don't have to go rummaging at the bottom of a 2 ft tall tank to retrieve it. Unfortunately it won't remove hard algae, but then...
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    Look up lymphocystis in corydoras. A non lethal...

    Look up lymphocystis in corydoras. A non lethal but disfiguring viral infection.
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    Nice to see you around again! Been a while...

    Nice to see you around again! Been a while indeed.

    As for your question, what about the keyhole cichlid? I hear they're very peaceful for their size and for cichlids in general, as well as being...
  10. I was just about to say so, but it looks like...

    I was just about to say so, but it looks like you've come to the conclusion yourself.

    Springtails are harmless detritivores. I have a heavily planted tank and a massive population myself. I don't...
  11. We have intervened and continue to intervene in...

    We have intervened and continue to intervene in their habitat in A variety of extremely negative ways. If you really wanted net zero effects from human intervention on the whale population, we'd need...
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    While some people recommend replacing t5s once...

    While some people recommend replacing t5s once they burn out, I've definitely noticed a difference in brightness after a single year of use.
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    White stringy poop in livebearers can be a sign...

    White stringy poop in livebearers can be a sign of spironucleus or hexamita infection of the gut. Pernicious, insidious disease that can be very hard to eradicate if you have lots of fish. If it is...
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    I would say it is a thicklipped gourami. If it's...

    I would say it is a thicklipped gourami. If it's two inches long it is already past the maximum size for honey gouramis, which are tiny. If it were a two inch long honey gourami, it also would be a...
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    I'm pretty sure that even for the smallest and...

    I'm pretty sure that even for the smallest and least active ones (bubble eyes, pearl scales, etc) you'd need at least 20-30 gallons minimum, and yes, a strong filter is always a must. However, asides...
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    Apistos are carnivorous, so that is strange...

    Apistos are carnivorous, so that is strange behavior.

    Could it be that he is eating some other small animal on the leaves and damaging the leaves in the process? If no, are they well fed?...
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    Nematode are a very broad group of worms which is...

    Nematode are a very broad group of worms which is why you aren't getting a straight answer. Some are harmless and some parasitic. Some, like Caenorhabdis elegans, are miniscule model animals in...
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    That is not a planarian. It is a nematode worm....

    That is not a planarian. It is a nematode worm. You can tell because nematodes move in that characteristic squiggly way as they lack the muscles that allow other worms to move in an accordion fashion...
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    My watersprite did poorly until I let it float....

    My watersprite did poorly until I let it float. Watersprite actually consists of several similar, related species. It would be that the conflicting information comes from different people growing...
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    The big, orange-shouldered fish does appear to be...

    The big, orange-shouldered fish does appear to be a koi. look at the mouth. a main distinguishing characteristic is that koi have barbels and goldfish don't. A well-cared for koi will mature into a...
  21. If the particles are sufficiently different in...

    If the particles are sufficiently different in size, a sieve-like apparatus would work. I had great results with separating pea gravel from flourite with square wire mesh shaped into a rough box....
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    As far as I'm aware of, 0/0/0 can occur in two...

    As far as I'm aware of, 0/0/0 can occur in two situations. The first is in an uncycled tank where nothing has had a chance of building up. The second is in a densely planted system where fast growing...
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    Of course they're going to establish their own...

    Of course they're going to establish their own territories. The myth of the aggressive-to-death betta is perpetuated by uninformed people throwing multiple ones into small tanks.

    Think about how...
  24. Guppies are one of the most hardy aquarium...

    Guppies are one of the most hardy aquarium species. It could well be they managed to hang on until the cycle established itself.
    Now that you mention you are in china, that certainly makes some...
  25. What will help now 1. if you have live plants or...

    What will help now
    1. if you have live plants or media from another tank, by all means introduce them to the new tank. the beneficial bacteria grow on all tank surfaces and introducing plants or...
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