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Cichlid Jeans
09-09-2002, 07:43 AM
I have a trio of double-red apisto caca's. A few months ago, the male appeared unable to close his jaws. I've seen this in kribs and characins: it's a sign of fatal stress, and they died within days or a week.

However, Mr. caca has soldiered on for months now, apparently indifferent to the problem. He eats well, gets turned on when his consorts turn lemon yellow, but hasn't sired anythiing. Yesterday I noted that his lower jaw is now displaced to the side.

Any suggestions? :?:

SGypsyMermaid
09-10-2002, 02:55 PM
do a google search: cichlid dislocated jaw...you'll find some discussions on that subject. hope it's helpful.