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Old 03-12-2012, 01:14 PM   #1
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Help with this spot on my Aulonocara jacobfreibergi

Hi all i have kept Malawis for a long time now but never came across this before , can anyone put a little light on this for me here are some pics
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Old 03-12-2012, 01:38 PM   #2
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It looks like some kind of cyst.
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Old 03-12-2012, 01:49 PM   #3
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It looks like some kind of cyst.
Yes this is true it came up like a big white spot , not sure if i should treat it and what with . All in all it has not affected him , as from yesterday he will soon be a dad
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Yes this is true it came up like a big white spot , not sure if i should treat it and what with . All in all it has not affected him , as from yesterday he will soon be a dad
Crack out the cigars for the new dad hopefully somebody else will chime in with advice on how to treat him.
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LOL will do i hope someone can garfy
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Old 03-12-2012, 02:57 PM   #6
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First off, that is an awesome fish!! lol

Is the growth fuzzy, can't tell from the picture. You can try treating with either melafix or primafix, I can't remember which one is for what. It's not ich so thats a great thing!
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Thank you for the comment he is cool , no its not fuzzy it just looked like a zit/spot with a head but the head has now gone so im really not sure if i do treat it should i treat the tank or just him
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