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    Red face Labryinth organ missing, white moss ball


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    Hey guys and gals
    About two weeks ago i put him in my breeder tank. He was already missing a labryinth organ, however after maybe one week he started ot grow a sort of white moss ball at the start of were the organ used to be.
    Does anyone know what this is and how to get rid of him.
    PS It happened once when he was in my 30 gallon but the moss ball never grew so big.
    What should i do?

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    what do you mean a white moss ball where his labyrinth organ is? how can you see where his labyrinth organ is or isnt?
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    A picture would really help us to see what you are talking about. Can you post one?

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    Where the labyrinth organ used to be.
    should i get a fungicide or something?

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    are you sure you mean labyrinth?


    Picture would help to know if its bacterial or fungal or parasite or what.
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    the labyrinth organ is an internal organ. How on earth do you know its missing? That would be like knowing that a man walking down the street is missing his gallbladder.
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    So this gourami has had an organ removed, or is completely missing an organ and now there is a white patch were it used to be?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brhino
    the labyrinth organ is an internal organ. How on earth do you know its missing? That would be like knowing that a man walking down the street is missing his gallbladder.

    Quite so. Doesn't add up here either.

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    Sorry i meant the antenna thingy
    It is not so much a patch,more like a 5mm ball of fungus or moss.
    Last edited by Ascho18; 10-13-2012 at 12:51 AM.

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