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Aktuell 25.06.2011
Description of the aquarium:
Community tanks
Tank size:
60*30*30 = 54 liters ~ 14 gallons (us)
Specific features:
Standard "Hagen" Water Home Aquarium
Linke Beckenhälfte
rechte Beckenhälfte
Aquarium decoration:
Aquarium sand medium light
Java fern (Microsorum pteropus)

Brauner Wend Tscher water cup (wendtii Cryptocoryne "brown")

Small Wasserklech (Cryptocoryne parva)

Nixkraut (Najas guadelepensis) - (free-floating)

Brazilian pennywort (Hydrocotyle leucocephala) - (partially free-floating)

Giant water friend (Hygrophila corymbosa)

Flood end arrowhead (Sagittaria subulata)

Hornwort (Ceratophyllum demersum) - (free-floating)

South American frog bite (Limnobium laevigatum)

Java moss (Taxiphyllum Versicularia)

Ricciamoos (Riccia) - floating freely and the surface

Duckweed (Lemna minor)
Special features of the facility:
1 medium Mopaniwurzel with aufgebundenem Javafarn

1 small piece of mangrove wood with aufgebundenem Javafarn

1 3 shrimp Tonröhre with aufgebundenem Javamoos

Beech, oak and almond leaves
Aquarium equipment:
currently 15w Hagen-Lifeglo

Lighting time: 9:30 to 13:00, 1H lighting Pause> 14.00- 22:30

planned mixed for about 18W LED, a total of 5 spots (warm white, white), including heat recovery by water cooling
Fluval U2 (400l / h) - without carbon filter inserts (Highly recommended as super quiet)

in addition a bag at the filter with peat, zeolite, alder cones and almond leaves
Other equipment:
Bio Co2 system of "Jbl"
14 ember tetra (Hyphessobrycon amandae)

2 Marbled dwarf armored catfish (Corydoras habrosus)
originally had 10 pieces, the others are unfortunately received me :( (to be increased to 6 animals

4 Amano shrimp (Cardinia japonica)

at least 4 Redfire shrimp (Neocardinia heteropoda var. RED)

2 robbery tower ceiling screw (Anetome Helena)

xx bubbles - Posthorn- and Tower snails

a few disc worms should also be present, but no planarians. (Are warmly by the Funkensalmlern as a snack)
Marmorierter Zwergpanzerwels
Red Fire Garnele knapp unter der Wasseroberfläche
Red Fire-Gruppe mit trächtigem Weibchen
Amanogarnele beim fressen
Funkensalmler und Amanogarnelen
Salmler und Welse mit Planktontab
Schön zu sehen, wie sich die Salmler dicht am Boden aufhalten, um aufgeweirbelte
Water parameters:
Temperature: 26 °
PH - approx 6.9
GH - about 5
KH - <5
NO2 - undetectable
NO3 - undetectable

measured with JBL strips, will again have the measure it exactly Sera test sets.
The pH test of Sera suitcase is however useless.

The fish seem to be doing splendidly, could even briefly explore a fish larva, which was however höchstwahscheinlich eaten by adult animals. :(
Hagen Nutrafin Max - high-quality flake food

JBL NanoBel -Flockenfutter

Sera viformo - food tablets

Sera Plankton Tabs

Sera Spirulina Tabs

Wels tablets of unknown type (given by the familiar get;)


dried bloodworms

frosted Cyclops

For any fry in the basin: "Hobby" protogen-Insfusorien

JBL Nano Prawn Shrimpfood (rather sproadisch that shrimp do not need additional feeding)

to living Tubifex worms seem to have no interest in my fish

At least one day of fasting during the week
Further information:
Water change weekly 18 liters (1/1 osmosis, tap water)
Tap water is additionally treated with alder cones and Semandelbaumblättern

Fertilize weekly with "Easy Life" Profito

Water treatment with "Jbl" Biotropol

Fish bought at:

Hunting paradise Haidhausen
Max-Planck-Str. 3

81675 München