Picasso clownfish marks

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Hi guys recently bought a 2 year old fluval m60, came with 2 picasso clowns breeding pair.
This morning I noticed these white marks on the side of the smaller one.
I've had clowns before but not seen anything like this.
Any help??
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Reply #1

Could be a burn from a heater if you have one in the tank.
Or a ammonia burn, you might have had a spike from the move.
I would test your water to rule that out first.


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Reply #2

Red patches can be acclimation stress, ammonia poisoning, or it could be a bite or sting.  Hard to tell from the pic.

Have a read of  this page:
 http://chucksaddiction.thefishestate.net/disease.html
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Reply #3

They hosting any corals mine had marks similar when they decided to host a cataphilia!!

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Reply #4

Yes they host a toadstool. Was hoping it was just a random mark from transportation and not a disease. They are both feeding well so fingers crossed.

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