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Faded kuhlis?

Posted By: Tam Orr <tam.orr@bigfoot.com>
Date: Monday, 26 March 2001, at 1:32 p.m.

I just re arranged my tank as Fergal the albino shark was complaining that it was becoming cramped under his bit of wood!!

After putting the new bit of wood and rearranging the tank I noticed that my three kuhlis (spot splodge and stripe) had faded around the bellies and sides. They were hiding in the plants while I moved things around and I do do a major Hoover clean regularly so I didnít think it would be any more stressful - but I suppose I do one end of the tank at a time usually.

I was on here doing a HELP HELP my kuhlis are dying and just before I posted I looked again and they were almost back to their normal colour.

I presume they were 'greying out' because they were stressed - is that probably what happened? I didnít know this about kuhlis as I havenít kept them before and the first few kept committing su