** help whire dots ***

Discussion in 'ASAP' started by sms2981, Nov 4, 2008.

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  1. sms2981

    sms2981 Plankton

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    all my levels are good, phosphate is @2.0, but I got these white tiny spots on all my fish within the last 2 days.(they look as if the have snow on them, but the white one has developed black spots) I lost a blue tang this morning that was alive last night. and my sailfin is swimming sideways. please help. I think my snail died also
     
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  3. tigermike74

    tigermike74 Panda Puffer

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    Sounds like ich, except the black spots. What is the pH? Specific gravity? We will need all the parameters and info of your tank to really be able to help.
     
  4. Hackem688

    Hackem688 Millepora

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    it sounds like your fish have ich
     
  5. reefman1132

    reefman1132 Skunk Shrimp

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    I've never heard of black spots... Be more specific on your params.
     
  6. baugherb

    baugherb Giant Squid

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    Thats what I was thinking...
     
  7. missionsix

    missionsix Super Moderator Staff Member

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    It's called black spot or tang disease.
     
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  9. Hackem688

    Hackem688 Millepora

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    reefman1132 Skunk Shrimp

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    PackLeader Giant Squid

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    +1. Info on ammonia, nitrite, nitrate, PH, tmp, SG, ca, mg, dkh would be a great help. Also, what kind of mechanical and biological filtration do you have?
     
  12. Hackem688

    Hackem688 Millepora

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    Maby they have both. Not sure the only problim I ever had in SW tank was coton like fungus on fins and I treeted with copper dipping.

    Last time I hade fish with ich was in a freshwater tank when I was 13. Im a stress coat fiend every time I make and changes.