Re: [RML] P.connieae

Adrian R. Tappin (atappin at ecn.net.au)
Thu, 11 Jun 1998 07:58:11 +1000

At 05:16 9/06/98 -1000, Mach wrote:

>I am comparable at 160 ppm hardness, 7.8 pH, KH 80-160. My P. connieae
>adults are crapping out. I think too rich food, friend thinks bacterial
>infection. Allmost looked like internal hemoraging and hernia of
>intestine. I am looking into discontinueing the tank and disninfecting the
>set up ASAP. Then replace with my fry.

Perhaps they are just getting old. Usually they start to get a bit humpy as
they age. I feed them newly hatched brine shrimp ever day. They also get
some flake and occasionally bloodworms or a bit of home mix. I think you
have to be careful with the feeding rates.

Adrian.
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