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Old 03-03-2009, 09:49 PM   #1
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i got a yellow tang tonight on way home i hid him under a jacket to make it dark he was healthy looking when i got him when i got him home he has a white spot on his stomach and is dark collered around it is this a night time discoleration? or is it a health problem?
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Hard to say for sure, probably just from stress. I wouldn't worry about it yet.
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the dark area is gone but the white litttle streak is still there i adding water to the bad every five min using a ssyringe about the size of a bottle cap and the lentgth of your had i would tell you the oucnes or size of it but its rubbed off lol the white streak is about a inch long and as wide as pencil
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Old 03-03-2009, 10:09 PM   #4
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Yellow Tang Profile - A Profile of the Yellow Tang the identification on this kinda descibes it lol
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Old 03-04-2009, 03:07 AM   #5
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Sounds like you are all good then
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Mine has the same white streak. That is normal for them. Youcan see it on him in this pic.

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I believe all tangs have that little notch at the end of there tails...
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all tangs have that in there tail
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They are talking about the white coloration in the middle of the tang.
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Old 03-07-2009, 02:23 PM   #10
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Yes mike is correct and my yellow tang has that same white streak on it's stomach.
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