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Posted By: lorie silcott <lithops73@aol.com>
Date: Friday, 5 August 2005, at 11:52 p.m.

Question: 55 gallon tank set up for 4 months or so. Weekly water changes, all inhabitants quarantined 1 month prior to introduction. 1 Butis Butis, 2 jelly bean parrots, 2 paradise guoramis, 4 yo yo loaches 1 in quarantine, 1 albino shark and a decorative plecostomus.

My chemistries are good, my nitrite did fluctuate a small amount in the last month. although now back to normal. It was my fault I removed a penquin biowheel, replaced with douple biowheel not thinking, returned 3rd biowheel within a weeks time. Took a week to get back to normal.

I saw a little flashing, then seemed to stop.

Now I notice over a Half hour to 1 hour of watching 1 small yo yo flashing, and If I watch long enough maybe once in an hour a couple of other fish flashing slowly not really fast. If flashing occurs very slowly and only 1 in a great while can it be normal fish behaviour. I feel like