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Thread: Platy - Ich?

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    Quote Originally Posted by KingFisher View Post
    I am aware of both the stocking and the ammonia from the tap. The immediate problems need to be addressed before other issues are dealt with, that being the nitrates, since the ich is already being handled.

    Plants are the quickest, easiest and cheapest way of dealing with nitrates for now.
    As We have been telling him. Hopefully the ich will be in hand soon as well as the nitrates
    30 g FW planted:corys, female ABNP, blue angel, harleys, zebra danios, rummies, mystery & assassin snails
    15 g FW planted:2 male guppies, neons, pygmy corys, clown pleco, 4 types of shrimp, mystery & assassin snails
    90 g FW planted:congos, rainbows, roseline sharks, kribs, male ABNP, peppered cories, assassin snailss
    90 Gal Journal: http://bit.ly/1vC7gVX
    fishless cycling: http://bit.ly/1DARf3T
    fish in cycling: http://bit.ly/1ILvcfp

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    Hi all.

    It seems that ich went away. Only one of the Platies stayed alive. 3 Platies and 1 Pleco died. I will keep the temp at 30 C and the big water changes for 10 more days. I am posting photos of the last Platy. By the way, is it male or female. I will open a new post to try and solve the Nitrate issue. I also planted a new plant.
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    Dimitris

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    This is my tank after planting and with the survivors from the ich.
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    Dimitris

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    Glad the ich is gone - but as you said, stay the course for the extra 10 days.
    as for the platy - I can't tell from the photos. But if you observe the fish closely, you will see a 'tube' on its belly if it's a male. very easy to spot. Andgood on adding more plants. hornwort eats nitrates. I'd get as much of it as you can and let it float on top of the water. The angels will love the shde.rtes
    30 g FW planted:corys, female ABNP, blue angel, harleys, zebra danios, rummies, mystery & assassin snails
    15 g FW planted:2 male guppies, neons, pygmy corys, clown pleco, 4 types of shrimp, mystery & assassin snails
    90 g FW planted:congos, rainbows, roseline sharks, kribs, male ABNP, peppered cories, assassin snailss
    90 Gal Journal: http://bit.ly/1vC7gVX
    fishless cycling: http://bit.ly/1DARf3T
    fish in cycling: http://bit.ly/1ILvcfp

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    That is a male platy.

    For future reference
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    If it's called tourist season why can't I shoot them?
    Everything happens for a reason. Sometimes that reason is you are stupid and make bad decisions.

    I think my fish is adjusting well to the four gallon, He's laying on his side attempting to go to sleep on the bottom of the gravel.
    A moderator on a fish forum should be able to identify an oscar... Don't you think?
    Dear naps, sorry I hated you so much when I was a child... Love me

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    Glad the ich is clearing up. The platy looks like a male to me.
    75 gal - Smudge Spot Cories, Silvertip & Pristella Tetras, Scissortail & Red Tail Rasboras, Pearl Gourami, Black Kuhli Loaches, Wild Caught BNP, Mystery Snail
    Dual 29 gals - Diamond Tetras. Harlequin Rasboras, Bloodfin Tetras, Peacock Gudgeon
    10 Gal - Mr. Betta's Fishy Paradise

    "Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass....it's about learning to dance in the rain"

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    wow. you guys have better eyes than I do. good call
    30 g FW planted:corys, female ABNP, blue angel, harleys, zebra danios, rummies, mystery & assassin snails
    15 g FW planted:2 male guppies, neons, pygmy corys, clown pleco, 4 types of shrimp, mystery & assassin snails
    90 g FW planted:congos, rainbows, roseline sharks, kribs, male ABNP, peppered cories, assassin snailss
    90 Gal Journal: http://bit.ly/1vC7gVX
    fishless cycling: http://bit.ly/1DARf3T
    fish in cycling: http://bit.ly/1ILvcfp

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    Happy Holidays. - gadget228 Merry Christmas & Happy New Year! - Plecos Happy Holidays! - Boundava Merry Christmas! - Anders247 Merry Christmas! - Slaphppy7 

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    Quote Originally Posted by fishmommie View Post
    The angels will love the shde.rtes
    The angels will love the ? is that shade?
    If it's called tourist season why can't I shoot them?
    Everything happens for a reason. Sometimes that reason is you are stupid and make bad decisions.

    I think my fish is adjusting well to the four gallon, He's laying on his side attempting to go to sleep on the bottom of the gravel.
    A moderator on a fish forum should be able to identify an oscar... Don't you think?
    Dear naps, sorry I hated you so much when I was a child... Love me

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    Quote Originally Posted by mommy1 View Post
    The angels will love the ? is that shade?
    What? you didn't understand that? LOL Yes. that started out to be shade - not sure how it ended up that way. sorry about that.
    30 g FW planted:corys, female ABNP, blue angel, harleys, zebra danios, rummies, mystery & assassin snails
    15 g FW planted:2 male guppies, neons, pygmy corys, clown pleco, 4 types of shrimp, mystery & assassin snails
    90 g FW planted:congos, rainbows, roseline sharks, kribs, male ABNP, peppered cories, assassin snailss
    90 Gal Journal: http://bit.ly/1vC7gVX
    fishless cycling: http://bit.ly/1DARf3T
    fish in cycling: http://bit.ly/1ILvcfp

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    Ich issue is now history. Thank you all for your help. Lock this topic please.
    Dimitris

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