Chromis dying

Discussion in 'Quarantine Tanks, Sick fish, QT, Coral help' started by Newbiejb, 17 Oct 2015.

  1. Newbiejb

    Newbiejb

    Joined:
    19 Jul 2015
    Posts:
    603
    Likes Received:
    71
    Location:
    Doha Qatar Middle East
    Hi im wondering if any is experiencing mysterious deaths from your blue green chromis bought at one of the sponsors. I bought 2 batches one of 3 and then they all died in a month and then 5 again same lfs and lost 2 already in a month. My water parameters is good no problem their. My hermits, cleaner shrimps, goby and Cardinal is fine. Im realy at my wits end with this issue hope someone has some answers.
     
  2. Guest




  3. Dexter

    Dexter

    Joined:
    24 Feb 2014
    Posts:
    1,790
    Likes Received:
    278
    Location:
    Randburg
    Sound a bit weird but chromis is known to kill each other until they happy. But your case sound different
     
  4. tekkengal

    tekkengal Moderator

    Joined:
    30 Mar 2010
    Posts:
    3,565
    Likes Received:
    874
    Location:
    JHB
    What are their symptoms?
     
  5. OP
    Newbiejb

    Newbiejb

    Joined:
    19 Jul 2015
    Posts:
    603
    Likes Received:
    71
    Location:
    Doha Qatar Middle East
    Stops eating rapid breathing and then death all in a week
     
  6. Jason

    Jason

    Joined:
    13 Feb 2008
    Posts:
    1,434
    Likes Received:
    74
    Location:
    Cape Town
    My chromises killed each other before, I had a lot and now only have 2. They eat and few hours later dead. Never looked into it as I know with my previous tanks I had the same issues. A good friend lost all his and all other fish healthy and sps growing out of the tank
     
  7. 4age

    4age

    Joined:
    23 Feb 2010
    Posts:
    3,915
    Likes Received:
    164
    Location:
    Cape Town
    they kill each other off one by one until you left with only one..I had 12 in my 2m..ended up with one in a short space of time
     
  8. OP
    Newbiejb

    Newbiejb

    Joined:
    19 Jul 2015
    Posts:
    603
    Likes Received:
    71
    Location:
    Doha Qatar Middle East
    Wonder why they say they are peacefull and school fish
     
  9. Richard01

    Richard01

    Joined:
    1 Jul 2015
    Posts:
    372
    Likes Received:
    60
  10. viper357

    viper357 Admin MASA Contributor

    Joined:
    4 May 2007
    Posts:
    29,629
    Likes Received:
    1,321
  11. OP
    Newbiejb

    Newbiejb

    Joined:
    19 Jul 2015
    Posts:
    603
    Likes Received:
    71
    Location:
    Doha Qatar Middle East
    Yes we did but that was for help regarding the issue now this is a discussion
     

Recent Posts

Loading...
Similar Threads - Chromis dying Forum Date
Blue chromis dying General Discussions and Advice 11 Aug 2012
RSS Chromis viridis Breeding Behavior in the Wild RSS Feeds 13 Jul 2018
RSS Chromis torquata, A Distinctive New Damselfish From Mauritius RSS Feeds 3 Jul 2018
RSS Chromis katoi, Japan’s Newest Damselfish Is Bright Yellow RSS Feeds 3 Jul 2018
RSS Pseudochromis aldabrensis in the wild RSS Feeds 23 Feb 2018
[wtd] Chromis, six line, blenny, Goby Wanted 8 Jan 2018
RSS Chromis anadema is the newest species of Damselfish from Japan & W. Pacific RSS Feeds 7 Nov 2017

Share This Page