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wound or disease?

Postby jgrillout » Thu Jul 30, 2020 6:33 pm

I noticed today on of my lemon jakes has what looks like a flesh wound no the top of his head. There no other injuries. This to me is odd because typically I see the results of aggression are torn fins. I was concerned this could be a disease until I saw the star sapphire in a stand off face to face with the other lemon jake. Should I be concerned that it could be a disease?
75 gallon freshwater
male Star Sapphire hap
male electric blue hap
female red empress hap
male red empress hap
male blue dolphin hap
male venustus
male livingston hap



1 male Lemon Jake
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Re: wound or disease?

Postby DJRansome » Thu Jul 30, 2020 10:09 pm

Post a clear picture in the Illness forum.

You are right most injuries are a missing scale or a nipped fin.
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