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Description of the aquarium:
South America
Tank size:
150x 60x 65 = 550 liters ~ 145 gallons (us)
Specific features:
Wulstverklebtes panoramic pool, custom-made from 12mm float glass, self-made cabinet made of tubular steel covered with wood, panels made of aluminum profile with cover selbsgebaute PVC covered, the pool has been running since 26/05/10
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Aquarium decoration:
White sand 0,5 - 1 mm ca 2- 4 cm
Echinodorus bleheri (Amazon sword plant) 3x
Anubias nana barteri (dwarf Speerblatt) 1x
Hygrophila stricta (giant water friend) 2x
Lilaeopsis brasiliensis (Grass Family, unfortunately only remnants)
Hygrophila polysperma (Vielblättriger Water Friend)
Lemna minor (small duckweed)
Myriophyllum mattogrossense
Echinodorus bleheri
Hygrophila stricta
Special features of the facility:
A large mangrove root and two small branched roots as shelters for the disks,
Eingehängte Wurzel mit Hygrophila polysperma
Aquarium equipment:
2x 54 watt T5 (amazon Day and spacial Plant of Dennerle) 10:30 to 21:30,
Moonlight consisting of 12 blue LEDs of 9-10.30 and 21:30 to 22:30
2 interior mat filter with a total volume of about 60 liters, 25x 20x 63cm each, 2 times 1000 l circulation per hour, (JBL per flow maxi 1000) In addition, a double airlift filter for removing fine airborne particulates,
The filter running really great, had no (negative) change in water levels since the start-up phase
Other equipment:
A 600 watt heating element of hunters Thermo Control Pro 2 and for emergencies, an additional 300 watt heater.
The temperature (measured with jewel inside Termometer) 29.4 and 31.0 ° C between
Diaphragm air pump Tera APS 400 for ventilation and as a drive for the air lift filters (50/50) runs around the clock,
Filterkammer hinter dem rechten Mattenfilter mit Heizstab und  Aktivkohle ( nur für
Linker Filter mit Lufthebefilter und reserve Heizstab
ein kleiner Blick in meinen Unterschrank
9x Symphysodon which 3 red turquoise approx 13cm u. 1 6cm, 2 Blue Diamond 6cm, 2 Santarem approx 8cm and 1 Snakeskin Blue ca 13cm

10x Corydoras Julii (Julii cory)

1x Ancistrus dolichopterus (Blue catfish)

1x Glyptoperichthys gibbiceps (honeycomb signs Wels, L 83) (am going to seek a new home for the "little ones")

2x Mikrogeophagus ramirezi (butterfly cichlid)

2x Apistogramma cacatuoides (Cockatoo dwarf cichlid)
der `Boss`
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4.9.2010 Diskus Paar mit frischem Laich
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mein Kleiner unter/ in der Wurzel
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die neuen Schmetterlingsbuntbarsche
Apistogramma cacatuoides männchen
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mikrogeophagus ramerezi
Water parameters:
Ph 6.62
Gh 5.0
Kh 2.5
NO2 unmeasurable
NO3 12.5 mg / l
02 7.64 mg / l
CO2 20mg / L
Temperature during the measurement 29.6 ° C
Live feed 1- 2 times a week white mosquito larvae or tubifex,

Dry Food: Sera discus granules and Discus color blue, Tetra PlecoMin,

Sera FD Artemia and Sera FD Tubifex

Frozen Food: Artemia, Bachflohkrebse, prawns, black and white mosquito larvae, tubifex, daphnia

Strips carrot and cucumber slices, peas and peppers

I am currently in the process convert the food supply. Mainly I feed dry food and fresh / Living, Frozen Food I will limit to 1 to 2 times a week, thus increasing the water quality and the coloring has improved positively.
Further information:
Water changes twice a week 10 - 15%, but I have a permanently connected hose I can connect directly to a faucet and drain (Gardena, see also in art images)

The images and the video I made with my phone (Sony Ericsson X10)