Amphilophus Forum and Midas Cichlid Forum Forum Index
Author Message

<  Amphilophus (like Midas and Trimac) Talk  ~  Midas female poked in head by a pleco

Barbokla
Posted: Mon Dec 05, 2005 11:19 pm Reply with quote
New Member Joined: 30 Nov 2005 Posts: 8 Location: Oklahoma
Well. I have this female Midas that is the daughter to my pair that was in the 125gal tank a few months back. I kept this off spring due to I just new she was a HE and I wanted another Midas that looked like daddy Midas. Well HE turned out to be a SHE and while she was in the 125gal tank, she poked her nose at the pleco to often and got speared in the forhead..this in turn has left a hole in her head..I have no Idea what to do with her as she has tryed to kill my Severum in a 75 gal so she is alone in a 29 gal tank and hardly comes out of her cave and does not like the light on at all..Goofie fish....Their is also a black dot by the hole that I have no idea what it is. A tip of the plecos spear spine maybe?? It is not a parasite that I can tell..So here is a pic of her ..Any one else have problems with theirs and plecos OR other cichlids damaging theirs?? I got rid of all My plecos due to I use RO water and algae is not a problem..

A close up of the hole:

Another one, such a beauty, even with the hole:

_________________
Never Underestimate the Knowledge Of A Woman..
View user's profile Send private message Visit poster's website
sebastian
Posted: Tue Dec 06, 2005 6:48 am Reply with quote
Advice Team Joined: 18 Oct 2005 Posts: 308 Location: POLAND
i would try to heal it

_________________
the best prove of evolution are cichlids from america they just rule
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail
Ozzy
Posted: Tue Dec 06, 2005 1:50 pm Reply with quote
Retired Admin Joined: 15 Oct 2005 Posts: 508 Location: Nicaragua
Try Melafix for 14-21 days
View user's profile Send private message

Display posts from previous:  

All times are GMT
Page 1 of 1
Post new topic

Jump to:  

You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum