IS this Axolotl Fungus??

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Someone please help. does my axolotl have fungus or is it just slime coat pealing from too much handling because today is my moving day so i moved his tank and handled him a couple of times. :confused::(
 

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its not like fluffy clouds and it resembles fish ich which makes no sense to me
im guessing its pealage but im a beginner so i need some help
 

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The bits along the body just look like shiny pigments called iridophores. I can't really tell with the gills. If it is white and fluffy then the best bet is fungus
 

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oh thanks i taught they were fungus ,i think the skin near the gills are peeling , its little white “ ich “ like spots with a hole in the middle idk if That makes sense.
treating it is pretty confusing to me since everyone else’s treatments are a tad bit diffrent some say 100% water change everyday some say only 25%
And some say to do tea baths

what do you suggest? :confused:
 

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I'm not sure of the best treatment. Do a search on the forum for ich and see what comes up
 
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