1~What type of fish is afflicted? In addition, please describe what is wrong with the fish to the best of your ability (i.e. cotton like growth, bloated, etc.).
-Red tail Shark. He started looking bad right after I treated my whole tank for ich. He has white circular spots on his body that are flush (meaning they are not raised spots) and all of his fins are shredded looking. He is in a tank with chiclids and seems to be the only one effected.
2~What are your tank parameters (ammonia, nitrites, nitrates, temp, pH)? Please give exact values.
- ammonia -0 nitrites- 0 nitrates - 80 pH- 8.0 Temp- 82
3~ How large is the tank? How long has the tank been set up?
-75 gallon tank that has been set up for 10 months
4~What type of filtration are you using? Please give the name and number (i.e. Fluval 304) and amount of gph
- 2 Fluval 407 canister filters and a sponge filter.
5~How many fish are in the tank? What kinds of fish are they and what are their current sizes?
-12 fish in the tank. They are African chiclids and they are all around 3 inches
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?
- I completed a water change 3 days ago and vacuumed the gravel.
7~How long have you had the fish? If the fish is new, how did you acclimate it/them?
-i have had the fish for 4 months
8~Have you added anything new to the tank--decor, new dechlorinator, new substrate, etc.?
- no new stuff added to the tank
9~What kind of food have you been feeding your fish, have you changed their diet recently?
-api tropical pellets and vegetables