whats happening?

Discussion in 'Clams' started by vinny147, Oct 17, 2010.

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  1. vinny147

    vinny147 Bristle Worm

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    MY clam is open but he is not extending out of it. i dont know what hes doing. any help?
     
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  3. SAY

    SAY Ocellaris Clown

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    Can you post a picture? it will probably help others help you. I just got my first clam yesterday so i am not an expert. i will be interested in the replies you recieve though.
     
  4. 2in10

    2in10 Super Moderator Staff Member

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    Not a good sign for a maxima or crocea, most likely will not survive.
     
  5. vinny147

    vinny147 Bristle Worm

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    dang. I dont know what happened. any ideas what could be causing it?
     
  6. the fisherman

    the fisherman Vlamingii Tang

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    what kind of clam and where do you have it in your tank, what are your water params etc
     
  7. kcbrad

    kcbrad Giant Squid

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    Anything that could be picking at it?
     
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  9. offensetaken

    offensetaken Montipora Digitata

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    Help us help you. We need more info please. Pics?
     
  10. reefitis

    reefitis Plankton

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    yes, more info. too many factors but could be anything from water quality, location, health of clam when you got it, area of too much flow, etc...
     
  11. crazy reef love

    crazy reef love Skunk Shrimp

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    Where's the info!! we need it to help you.