Oh dear. Thank you for explaining. My tap water is 20 nitrates. It has 0 nitrites though so I thought the tank was cycling as the tank shows high nitrites. Do I have to start adding ammonia to cycle the tank?
I am cycling a fish tank using tetra safestart bacteria. I waited two weeks and ammonia 0, nitrates 20 and nitrites sky high. I changed the water using prime. 24 hours later nitrites have not changed. I have read the threads on here about using tetra safestart for a fishless cycle but I could...
What is the water volume of the tank? 60 litres
How long has the tank been running? 3 months
Does it have a filter? Yes, a sponge filter
Does it have a heater? Yes
What is the water temperature? 25.5c
What is the entire stocking of this tank? (Please list all fish and inverts.) One female...
Hello I think she has gill flukes as her gills are swollen and white. She is not her usual self. I fed her baby brine shrimp but she kept spitting them out then gave up. I read API general cure treats gill flukes but I live in the UK and cannot get it here. Do you know what I can use instead?