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Re: Pearling killing riccia / Iron

> Date: Mon, 19 Apr 1999 01:20:25 -0400 (EDT)
> From: "Richard J. Sexton" <richard at aquaria_net>
> Subject: Pearling killing riccia / Iron
> It's easy to spot an iron deficiency, but how do you
> spot too much iron without a test kit ? Do the fish
> rust or something ? Do stalagtites and stalagmites
> start growing?

Maybe the fish will think that their kingdom is ruled
with a iron hand!

The filter media used to smell "rusty" when I overdosed
the tank.. I guess insoluble iron compounds precipitates
out and gets trapped in the filter media..

Raj, vu2zap
Bangalore, South India