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I have newer fish and they have some black spots on their face and under the chin. Is this normal. They apper to eating and very happy.
 

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Don't know if it's normal, but my old socolofi and a few others used to have them all the time. Never got sick, they went away eventually, and lived long and happy lives.
 

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The small irregular black spots will disappear after a while. Supposed to be a parasite from when they were kept in holding ponds, but the parasite will not reproduce in your inside aquarium.
 

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Yes, I have read that black spot disease is a harmless parasite common on a lot of wild caught fish as well. A few of the wild Metriaclima I got recently have it and have been just fine. But pictures would go a long way in confirming that it is what yours have.
 
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