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Finalshot September 2011
Description of the aquarium:
Tank size:
80x40x50 = 160 liters ~ 42 gallons (us)
Specific features:
Glued special model in transparent, 10mm without braces float glass
Cover from hobbyists glass, held by ADA Cube Garden Hook
Backlit of a T5 cabinet light from IKEA with reflector
Juni 2011
Aquarium decoration:
ADA Aquasoil
including Borneo Wild soil additives 1-4
Substructure made of styrofoam and slate (to weigh)
Bolbitis heudelotii
Hemianthus callitrichoides "Cuba"
Glossostigma elatinoides
Hydrocotyle sp. Japan
Marsilea hirsuta
Staurogyne repens
Eleocharis pusilla
Microsorum pteropus Windelov
Microsorum pteropus Narrow leaf
Microsorum pteropus Needle leaf
Cryptocoryne x willisii
Cryptocoryne green gecko
Cryptocoryne Tropica
Cryptocoryne balansae red
Cryptocoryne undulata
Riccardia chamedryfolia
Hygrophila pinnatifida
Anubias beard. var. bonsai
Willow Moss
Fissidens fontanus
Special features of the facility:
native woods (self collected)
Slate (self collected)
Aquarium equipment:
150W HQI Bresslein 6500K 8 hours
Eheim 2324 is running, only with a little foam mat and Seachem Purigen
Other equipment:
Co2 gas pressure on outer reactor with built Atomizer
Lilypipe Outflow
ADA Thermometer
Dennerle CO2 long-term test Crystalline
ADA Beetle Counter
DIY acrylic Inflow
Gro Tech TEC III EP IV dosing
Tunze 6015 flow pump with filter sock and mosquito net made safe for young animals
- 6x Amano shrimp
- Approximately 100x Red Bees
-10x Pseudomugil furcatus
-6x Gastromyzon stellatus
-many bladder snails, PHS, planorbidae
Water parameters:
Temperature: 24 °
KH: 7
GH: 10
Ph: 6.8-7.0
NH4: 0
N02: 0.0
Mg: 9
Fe: 0.1 after Aufdüngen, later nn
No3: 17
Po4: 0.8
K: 30

measured at: 16:04:11

Water change: weekly 40l

fertilized is with daily:

Micro fertilization:
Aqua Rebell special Flowgrow 3.5ml
Easy Life Ferro 1.5ml

Macro fertilization:
Aqua Rebell NPK Estimate Index 10ml
Calcium nitrate / Magnesium nitrate proprietary blend 5ml
Live food:
Artemia, Daphnia, Tubifex, black mosquito larvae, Drosophila

Frozen Food:
White Muelas, Tubifex

Dry food:
Cyclop Eeze
gefriergetrockenetes Lining (Daphnia, Tubifex, Artemia, red Muelas)
Wafer - tablets for bottom dwellers
Tetra Tips adhesive tablets - Albuminous
Wilo Vital granules
Carrot Sticks

otherwise: dried banana leaves, alder cones, cherry leaves

2x a week is fasting
Further information:
General references:
Basin of July 2010 in the category "Invertebrates"
Basin of July 2010 in the category "Asia / Australia"
-1. Place Flowgrow Photo Contest 2010
-Participation At ASE Contest 2011 in Nano Category
Basin of June and August 2011 in the category "aquascaping"
-Aquascaping For wasserflora.de
All photos were taken with a Canon EOS 450D