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Description of the aquarium:
Category:
West / Central Africa
Tank size:
100 x 50 x 50 = 250 liters ~ 66 gallons (us)
Specific features:
Cover plates

8mm glass thickness Standard Aquarium.
Moliwe River , Heimat von Benitochromis nigrodorsalis , das Bild wurde mir von Michel
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Anubia barteri var. nana
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Aquarium decoration:
Gravel:
Sandy beige color, size 0.7 - 14 mm

Fieldstones different sizes

Gravel, flat gravel
Plants:
Anubias barteri var. Nana
Dwarf Peer sheet
Home: West Africa
Height: 5-15 cm
Growth: slowly
Temperature: 20-28 ° C
Water hardness: soft-hard
Light: Medium
Color: deep green
Special features: The type is ideal for foreground design if they are, like all other Anubias species and varieties also tying up small roots or stones, leathery leaves firm
Care claims: low
Source: Wasserpflanzen-freunde.de

Crinum natans
Family: narcissus family (Amaryllidaceae)
Continent: Africa
Region: West Africa
Height: 50-150 cm
Light requirements: low-very high
Temperature: 20-28 ° C
pH: 5.5-8.0
Water hardness: very soft-hard
Propagation: By daughter bulbs.
Crinum natans is a very attractive and graceful bulbous plant with dark green leaves. When planting must remain visible 2/3 of the onion. In the aquarium older, well-grown plants often form side onions and develop a long stalk with a pretty, fragrant lilies bloom above the water surface. The blade width and roughness of blade edge are highly variable. Suitable for rooms ponds and is not eaten by herbivorous fish.
Source: Aquarium Guide [tropica.dk]
Special features of the facility:
Thin branches birch

Dry beech roots from the forest

3D backplane jewel Slim Line
Finish: Stone Clay
Dimensions: 60 x 55 x 3.5 cm
A side wall also covered
Rückwand Stone Clay
Aquarium equipment:
Lighting:
2 LED lights terminal controlled by timer.

2 X Very high quality and light intensity LED aquarium clip light PRO-LED-N-02 incl. Power supply in aluminum.
These lights can be clamped directly to the aquarium glass and is in aluminum illuminator swivel. Equipped with on-off switch on the cord.
For freshwater and marine aquariums, promotes vigorous plant growth.
Manufacturer: Aquanova
Lamp: 42 bright LEDs, 2,4Watt
Power supply: 240 / 12V, 12V 500mA
Length light bars: 25cm
Filtration:
Eck HMF with motor pump of Aquael 5.4 watts,
Power: 600l / h
Mat blue 5cm thick, medium 20 ppi,
Holders of cable channel.

Outer radius of the mat in cm: 20
Dimensions of the mat (B * H) in cm: 32 x 50
Total mat area in cm² 1600
Permeable surface in cm² 1056
Other equipment:
Heater

Thermometer
Stocking:
1/1 Benitochromis nigrodorsalis "Moliwe" WF

German Name: Blackfin splendor perch
Group: Cichlids
Distribution: Africa: Cameroon and Equatorial Guinea, on the island of Bioko
Temperature: 21 - 26 degrees
pH: 6 - 7
Size: 14 cm
Aquarium size: 200 l
° GH: 3 - 10
Propagation: mouthbrooders (biparental)
Water Region: Centre
Diet: omnivorous
Breeding: Medium
Difficulty: Suitable for experienced aquarists

Description and further information

This cichlid native to West Africa and is about 14cm long.
Unlike many other cichlids, the females are much more colorful than the males. They have, in contrast to the male fish, a strong pink / red colored tummy. In addition, the female iridescent spots has in the tail and dorsal fin.
It is bi-parental mouthbrooders. This means that both parents actively participate in brood care. In the case of Benitochromis nigrodorsalis eggs, between the animals are passed back and forth and later the larvae of both parents, for protection against enemies, put into the mouth.
B. nigrodorsalis live in a father-mother-family, they can thus as a couple halten.Während the spawning period, the animals are very aggressive and can not be socialized well. One should therefore treat yourself right from the beginning a species tank them.
The aquarium can be planted, but should allow sufficient space to swim. Shelters and caves can also contribute to the welfare of the animals. The substrate should consist of fine-grained, dark sand. A golden sand can fade the animals and they can be easily startled.
The feed can consist of commercial feed.
To the animals should animate to spawn but to resort to varied frozen and live foods.
Author: Jessica Lindner
Source: Aquanet
Benitochromis nigrodorsalis
Benitochromis nigrodorsalis beim laichen
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Jungfische
Männchen mit Jungfischen
Water parameters:
Temperature: 25 °
Ph: 7.5
KH: 6 °
NO3: 12.5 mg / l
NO4: nn
NO²: nn

50% water change every two weeks
Feeding:
Nature Food, Premium Crystal, Supreme Diskus - L, Premium ColorPlus - M, Premium Cichlid - L, cichlids Sticks.

Frozen food, white mosquito larvae, black mosquito larvae, Daphnia, Mysis, Artemia.
Further information:
All photos with my Nikon D 5100 made.
Aquarium reactivated and set as West Africa's pool.
The photo from Moliwe River was kindly provided by Michel Keijmann available, for which I thank you very much.

Video Benitochromis nigrodorsalis