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Old 12-11-2012, 11:35 PM   #1
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Anubias Temp?


What is the safest high temperature to keep an Anubias healthy? Currently battling a mild case of Ich and have the heater set at 85F.
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85 degrees shouldn't harm it, but I wouldn't go over ninety. Anubias is very hardy, and if its not too warm for the fish, the anubias should survive.
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85 degrees shouldn't harm it, but I wouldn't go over ninety. Anubias is very hardy, and if its not too warm for the fish, the anubias should survive.
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Old 12-12-2012, 03:09 AM   #4
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no need to go much over 85 with ick anyways, the common strains die at that temperature.

if you are super super super SUPER unlucky, I have heard of a one in a million strain that does not die at that temperature at any stage of its life, but at that point I don't think anything would help you anyways. plus, I've only ever heard about it in an article, never actually seen that documented or heard of it happening to someone.
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