Black spots on my cleaner shrimp

Discussion in 'Reef Fishes' started by electroblake@gmail.com, May 29, 2006.

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    Wayne Sallee Guest

    Yes I'm sure it's the same cause of the black spots - a
    separation of the epidermis.

    Wayne Sallee
    Wayne's Pets
    Wayne@WaynesPets.com


    Pszemol wrote on 6/19/2006 8:24 PM:
    > "Wayne Sallee" <Wayne@WayneSallee.com> wrote in message
    > news:44971F34.3060200@WayneSallee.com...
    >> Well I was doing some more research on brine shrimp the other day, and
    >> noticed the description of black spot disease:
    >> http://www.aquaculture.ugent.be//coursmat/faoman/mcd/art/conoi.htm
    >>
    >> It says that it is caused by "the detachment of the epidermis from the
    >> cuticula". That's very similar to the bruising theory. And would
    >> explain why it happens to cleaner shrimp when molting.

    >
    > I wonder if this is the same thing...
     
    Wayne Sallee, Jun 20, 2006
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