MY flame dwarf gourami has long, stringy white poo, about 3 inches long or so. Heres the info:
1~What type of fish is afflicted?
>> White, stringy poo, about 3 inches long. Only my Flame Dwarf Gourami. He feeds and swims about just fine, nothing unusual.
2~What are your tank parameters (ammonia, nitrites, nitrates, temp, pH)?
76.5 - 70 degrees Far.
(Didnt test pH, but always around 7)
3~ How large is the tank? How long has the tank been set up?
>>29 Gallon, set up around 4 months now.
4~What type of filtration are you using? Please give the name and number (i.e. Fluval 304) and amount of gph
>>Whisper 30 from Tetra
5~How many fish are in the tank? What kinds of fish are they and what are their current sizes?
>>1 Flame Dwarf Gourami
6 zebra danios
1 Bristlenose Pleco
1 mama black mystery snail
about 10-20 baby mystery snails
6~When is the last time you did a water change and vacuum the gravel? How often do you do this? How much water do you remove at a time?
>>Did a WC
two days ago, about 30-40%. I do WC
's of this ammount about every 10 days.
7~How long have you had the fish? If the fish is new, how did you acclimate it/them?
>> Had this setup, no issues, for about 2 months.
8~Have you added anything new to the tank--decor, new dechlorinator, new substrate, etc.?
9A~What kind of food have you been feeding your fish, have you changed their diet recently?
>>No change, I feed Wardley's total max flakes and frozen brine shrimp. I mix it up.
Ive read places that it doesnt always mean parasites, but want to cover my bases. Thanks