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Re: NFC: Flag fish deaths

>And once the algae were controlled, what did they eat?  I have two tanks
>with flagfish, one indoors, one outside.  Both get broken up Hakari sinking
>carnivore pellets to supplement their algae eating chores.  At this point,
>your male will probably run the female to death.  I have one male to 3
>females in one tank and one male to 5 females in the other.  I'd separate
>these fish, if you can, and try nursing the female back to health.  Unless
>you have a real algae problem, some kind of dry food or live food should be
>given.  Actually, I'd suggest some supplement in any case with frequency
>depending on the amount of algae available.

I'm using Hikari algae wafers for suckers and veggie eaters.

Mark Binkley
Columbus Ohio USA          <))><
mbinkley at earthling_net