Livebearers are incredible!
The females can store 2 'sets' of sperm, and can birth once a month
I keep patties, currently 4 variatus fry (all we could find) and approx 28 golden mickey mouse platties fry I have 4 adults, 1 male, 3 female (I found out about sexing after) but even if you...
So I have been monitoring my little guy very closely, and he seems down. He ate some flakes this Morning and I threw in some daphnia (his fave treat) and we'll, he was so disinterested I'm now concerned.
It's not on his eye, but around it.
80l cycled tank
Bio filter running
Currently home to 3 plates, 3 Cory's and a betta
I got home today and noticed he has a a weird eye.
Not sure what's wrong, he still eats and behavi g normally, I thought maybe he hit something
Any help appreciated
Quick update, so after 3 hours last night taking apart the fitting, cleaning, drying lubing and I used ptfe around the connecter, top to bottom. Touch wood, I leak so far!
The locking nuts where tightened as much as they would go. Having seen other posts etc, I hear they can snap quite easily...
I have inherited a new (new to me) tank with all the bits and bobs. The filter is an external jebao 503 one touch canister filter. I have had it up and running 3 days now ( cycling) and today noticed the water level drop, and the tray under the filter a bit wet.
After inspection, the Intake...
He's my male platy. I was never planning on keeping fry, however I have a lone small fry I managed to save in a water change. I'll upload pic of my females. I'm hoping he breeds with good cop bad cop haha ( pics to come)
Thanks both, concerned about the over stocking, my lfs are brilliant, family owned and ran for 50+years and I have trusted them explicitly (he helped stock the tank with no worry) we always talk about what I have. I have tried to get another angle pic to see, but the one above does look like a...
What is the water volume of the tank? 20 tall, 80 litres
How long has the tank been running? 6 months
Does it have a filter? Yes,
Does it have a heater? Yes
What is the water temperature? 24/76
What is the entire stocking of this tank? (Please list all fish and inverts.)
1 male betta
Thank you for all your help. So the problem has stopped. Cheese is now a happy little platy!
I added live plants and got him some lovely female friends (just 2, now 3 female 1 male.)
Also I spotted this little fella
I k ow it isn't the best picture but any ideas if this is platy...
So, after some research i have found this site https://tiendaganadera.com/FILTROS-BIOPOWER/
Looks similar to mine... however.... i saw this https://www.milanuncios.com/peces/filtro-interno-bio-power-1-de-ica-295740346.htm
Mine doesn't appear to have the pipe in the second link, nor the...