• Currently Active UsersCurrently Active Users

    5 members and 182 guests

    Most users ever online was 888, 05-03-2015 at 03:45 PM.

  • Categories Widget (top-down)

  • Southern Colorado Marine Aquarist Society

    by Published on 04-05-2014 12:21 AM
    Article Preview



    I found this while looking into John's question yesterday. Credit given at the end of the article.

    Marine Ich (Cryptocaryon irritans)

    One of the marine aquarist’s devils. So many articles have been written about it. Many are long or are in multiple parts. A lot is known about this marine fish disease because of the many $$$ put into research by the fish farming and aquaculture industries. First discovered (or the better word is 'noticed') in the 1800's and later more understood in the 1900's, we’ve learned about all there is to know about this parasite by the 2000's.

    I don’t want to write a long post on Marine Ich (MI) but the reader, in as brief of space as possible, should know some truths. The aquarist 'sees something' and then 'guesses' as to what it means and thus starts another round of rumors. It's almost ...

  • Recent Forum Posts

    Joe

    Banggai Cardinal Dad

    I checked tonight and they are still in there - bigger eyeballs now. The are supposed to only be in there for a week, and I don't know how many days it

    Joe Yesterday, 11:08 PM Go to last post
    moerena

    180 gallon reef ready.

    alright need it gone make an offer

    moerena Yesterday, 09:38 PM Go to last post
    89delta

    Purple Helix question

    I wish.....I'm in Albany, Georgia now. Still post here to keep in touch with everyone.

    Sent from my SM-N920T using Tapatalk

    89delta Yesterday, 01:31 PM Go to last post
    ddwmedic

    Purple Helix question

    If you are in the Springs and need some scrapings or encrusted / covered rock let us know


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

    ddwmedic Yesterday, 01:14 PM Go to last post
    89delta

    Purple Helix question

    Like I said I'll try another bottle. Have read the same mixed reviews online as well...first bottle didn't work but 2nd did.

    Sent from my

    89delta Yesterday, 01:07 PM Go to last post
    Reefkoi

    Purple Helix question

    Oh yeah that’s the problem then for sure a piece of rock with some pink or purple on it will do the trick for sure, interesting to know this stuff doesn’t

    Reefkoi Yesterday, 01:06 PM Go to last post
    89delta

    Purple Helix question

    No, all of it was reef saver rock from BRS. But am going to head to a high Tide Aquariums in Tallahassee this weekend for a piece or two of LR with Coraline

    89delta Yesterday, 09:46 AM Go to last post