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Old 01-29-2011, 06:44 PM   #1
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Exclamation Dead fish in the tank

I had a Juv Imperator that unfortunately died in my 90g Fish only tank.
I have over 150lb of live rock in my aquascape the body of the dead fish is somewhere under all the rocks ......any idea on what to expect the next few weeks ? it will be impossible to get the body out .....Thank you in advance....
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have you got hermits in the tank,if so it'll be just bones soon enough.otherwise just keep an eye on the parameters but it should be ok
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I would probably check water parameters 3 times a day, if I was worried... I would also have a bunch of water mixed up waiting to be added for water changes.
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Thank you .....I will keep an eye ........
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why did it die? maybe water changes might be a good idea right now.
how big was the fish?
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