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Description of the aquarium:
Tank size:
38x38x43 = 60 liters ~ 15 gallons (us)
Specific features:
my first pure invertebrates pool
frisch nach dem kauf  01.08.2012
erstges layout am 03.08.2012
ansicht front 06.08.2012
ansicht front am 16.08.2012
ansicht rechts 16.08.2012
ansicht links 16.08.2012
ansicht mitte 16.08.2012
Gesamtansicht 16.08.2012
Blick von links unten(18.09.2012)
Gesamtansicht (18.09.12)
Blick von rechts unten (18.09.2012)
Blick von rechts unten (18.09.2012)
gesmtansicht 14.10
ansicht rechts 14.10
ansicht links 14.10
mitte 04.11.2012
links 04.11.2012
front 20.01.2013
rechts 20.01.2013
links 20.01.2013
gesmtansicht 10.03.13
gesmtansicht 25.03.13
hautpansicht 21.04.2013
rechts 21.04.2013
links 21.04.2013
rechts 19.06.2013
links 19.06.2013
mitte 19.06.2013
mitte hinten 19.06.2013
nach dem gärtnern 05.09.2013
Aquarium decoration:
Environment Aquarium Soil

Environment Aquarium Soil is an active ground from different burned and sterilized earth, which was specially developed for use in aquariums. It lowers and stabilizes in a natural way the pH (depending on the starting water to approximately 5,5 - 6,5), and the water hardness in the aquarium, creating optimal conditions for plants and animals that feel comfortable in soft water.

The Environment Aquarium Soil provides through its special characteristics for its crystalline waters. It is rich in natural nutrients for lush plant growth and juicy green moss. The fulvic acids contained additionally improve the environment for plants, animals and micro-organisms from day one.

• the ground before use Do not wash
• Distribute the ground evenly, or create your desired layout
• Allow the water gently and slowly run into the aquarium
To leave To avoid swirling of ground elements, the water is recommended, for example about a saucer or similar Shrinkage: Tip

• The Environment Aquarium Soil (not Powder Type) is also suitable for leach fields
• Not suitable for keeping fish that like to dig in the ground (possibly permanent water turbidity)
• Not for fish, shrimp or vegetable suitable that require a high pH
• A slight turbidity after setting goes with functioning filtering after a short time and the water is crystal clear
• Store closed bag, prevent dehydration.

Recommended ground level
At least 4 cm
1.Fissidens spec. mini
Origin: USA bred in Taiwan
Temperature: 18 - 25 ° C
PH: 6.0-7.5
KH: 3-8
Light: from 0.3 Watts / liter
Family: Fissidentales
Literratur: Bertsch, K. (1959)

With a height of 5-6mm, it is one of the smallest Fissidens Arent.
the appearance enspicht the Fontanus
It's small change, crawling and reaches a height 5-6mm rarely more new shoots
arise at the rhizoids (see Figure 2).
The sheet size is ca.1-1,5mm
The moss grows very slowly the new shoot tips are bright green

2.Willow Moss - Fontinalis spec.
Origin: Cosmopolite
Temperarur: 24-29C °
PH: 5.8 - 7.5
KH: 2-15
Light: 0.3 Watts / liter

Jje to housing conditions and the origin or green can be quite different.
It come with a rich plants to olive green hue as well before as light-blas green variants.
.The Stems are woody brown moss Young shoots have a deep green.
At high CO² addition and plenty of light to oxygen bubbles form on moss.
The optimal temperature is 20-24C °
An addition of CO² is for healthy growth not mandatory.

3.Java Moss - Taxiphyllum Barbieri
Origin Japan (not confirmed)
Temperature: 18 - 29C °
PH: 5.8 to 7.5
KH: 2-15
Family: Taxiphyllum

The well-known Moss can be found in many aquariums.
It is light green to lush green color and very undemanding.
It grows well in aquariums with low lighting and also provides the water values ​​no major anprüche
It forms rhizoids and liable with slight binding also on veralgten washers and sealant.
Recently, the scientific name of Vesicularia dubyana was redetermined on Taxiphyllum Barbieri.

4.Mini Moss - Taxiphyllum spec.
Origin ???
Temperature: 22 - 29C °
PH: 5.8 to 7.5
KH: 2-15
Light: 0.3 Watts / liter more more

The Peacock Moss distinguishes itself by the denser Leaf from all other Taxiphllum species.
It forms very uniform triangular fronds and erscheind very compact and dense.
Interestingly this is a single frond nearly circular and spreads from a certain size in the back
original form grows.
Under some conditions, there may be formation of long thin fronds, the exact
reasons but I still could not safely be clarified so far.
What is certain is that also forms from this form, the actual Compact form again
once the housing conditions vary
The optimum temperature is at 25 ° C. at temperatures around 30C ° the moss loses the shoot tips.

5.Weeping Moss - Vesicularia ferriei
Origin: Singapore
Temperature: 15 - 29C °
PH: 5.8 to 7.5
KH: 2-15
Light: 0.3 Watts / liter more more

The "Weeping Moss" to have been imported from China and was designed by Prof. BC Tan (Singapore) as the Vesicularia ferriei. This species is widespread in the south of Japan. It grows in nature crawling on wet rocks, which are covered with sandy soil, on damp shores benches or on moist soil to streams
Evident is the Weeping Moss in the underwater shape to the clearly drooping frond-like branched stems, which in the shape of a weeping willow remember (Engl .: weeping willow).
The shape of the individual sheets and the relatively broad leaf cells resemble V. montagnei ("Christmas Moss"), but the leaves do not end in an abrupt, sharp tip, but are gradually tapered and relatively blunt. Also V. montagnei and more Vesicularia types [...]
Cryptocoryne parva+Cryptocoryne petchii `Pink`
Moosrückwand aus Jawamoos
Christmas-Moos - Vesicularia montagnei
Fissidens spec. mini (leider mit algen)
Eleocharis parvula
Weeping-Moos - Vesicularia ferriei
Bolbitis heudelotii
Hemianthus callitrichoides cuba
Mini-Moos - Taxiphyllum spec.
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Hemianthus callitrichoides cuba (18.09.2012)
Moosrückwand 18.09.2012
Bolbitis heudelotii  (18.09.2012)
Eleocharis parvula(18.09.12)
Christmas-Moos (18.09.2012)
moosrückwand 04.11.2012
moosrückwand von oben 20.01.2013
HCC 21.04.2013
bereich vorne rechts 21.04.2013
mitte 21.04.2013
hinten links 21.04.2013
Special features of the facility:
-2 Red mangrove roots that have been plugged into one another and thus result in a planted with moss and ferns

-1 Small mangrove roots also planted with moss

-amtra per nature catappa tube dried bark of Seemandelbaumes

-5 Lumps lava and one of them planted with Hemianthus callitrichoides Cuba

- A clay bowl for later feeding gift
- Some rolls Sipurax were rausgenohmen from the filter of the Great Basin to serve as hiding
Aquarium equipment:
1X Dennerle Scapers Light 24 Watt
Lighting: 12:00 to 23:00

LED moonlight
Lighting: 23:00 to 02:00 and 05: 00-06: 30
Dennerle Scapers Flow - HangOn filter
with height-adjustable and swiveling Lily Pipe:
- Height adjustable (max 10 mm.) To adapt to the water level
- 180 ° swivel for optimal alignment of the water flow
• whisper
• Easy Clean System: completely removable, easy to clean
• Filter material including, pre-filter sponge, high performance biofilter and fine filter pad

The newly developed Lily pipe meets all requirements!
It is flexible and swivels 180 degrees. Thus, the water flow can be optimally aligned. For this purpose it is also adjustable in height (max. 10 mm) to adapt to the water level.

Day position: If the filter is mounted in the bottom clip of Lily Pipe outlet is completely under water. By creating fanned shape the Lily Pipe generates a gentle, natural and plant-friendly water flow, resulting in a moderate gas exchange support. That is the necessary for the plants CO2 is expelled excessively.

Night position: By lifting the upper catch the Lily-Pipe is not completely submerged. This provides a small vortex is created, which draws a possible scum and also brings oxygen into the aquarium.

Technical Specifications
for Aquarium size: 30 - 120 liters
Pump capacity: max. 360 l / h
Power: 5.6 Watt
Other equipment:
-DENNERLE Nano CO2 complete set SPACE (with solenoid valve)
-eingespeist by ADA Pollen 20mm
-gemesen by CO2 long-term test Correct + pH

-Dennerle Bodenfluter Eco-Line ThermoTronic - 5 Watt
for basins of 30-60l

- Dennerle hangon glass thermometers

-Eheim Air pump 100
(Capacity 100 l / h)
Co2 Perler
Eheim Air100
ADA Pollen Glass Beetle, Diffusor, 30 mm
2x24W Dennerle
Nano CoolAir eco
German Name: Antler Snail, Squirrel screw
-Scientific Name: Clithon sp.
-origin: Asia
-Size: Up to 2 cm
-Recommended Aquarium size: from 10 liters
Water hardness: 5 ° to 20 ° dGH
- PH: 6.5 to 8
Temperature: from 20 ° to 28 ° C
Lining: omnivorous, usually lives on algae and all uneaten food, but can also be fed, for example, with Craysticks, commercial shrimp feed, forage, autumn leaves,
- Accounting: As ground is sand or aquarium gravel is. All types are used by plants.
Proliferation / Breeding: The snails lay their eggs on all objects. However, an increase in fresh water is not possible to brackish water is required. Who wants to try it, should look in the forums for information.
Behavior, socialization: absolute peaceful animals. Usually they can be associated with small, peaceful fish and / or shrimp. Larger cancers can possibly crack the antlers snails.

-Deutscher Name: Zebra Rennschnecke
-Scientific Name: Neritina natalensis
PROPERTIES: The Zebra Rennschnecke is probably a classic maintained in the aquarium water snails. The hermaphroditic Neritina natalensis is very popular and is often used specifically for effective algae control in aquaria. The Zebra Rennschnecke feels in medium hard to hard, clean water particularly well.
-Aquarium: To keep the Zebra Rennschnecke already small aquariums are from a capacity of 54 liters. A special device is not required for this water snail.
-Vergesellschaftung: Neritina natalensis can be associated with the most fish, shrimp, snails and mussels generally without difficulty, except of course with some crabs and snails feeding fish.
Temperature: 22 to 28 ° Celsius.
-Nahrung: Zebra racing snail collect uneaten food off the floor and like to feed on algae-affected surfaces.

Res Bee Caridina cf. cantonensis -> from K8 to K14 and PINTO
Temperature: 20 - 27 ° C
pH: 6.0 to 7.8
Total hardness: 16 ° dGH
Carbonate hardness: up to 6 ° dH
Basin: from about 12 l
Furnishings: fine plants (Java moss), burl
Substrate: Soil, sand or gravel, beautiful contrast of animals is on dark ground filtering: airlift filter, secure mat, respectively. External filter or ground filter
Lining: flake, granule and frozen food, leaves,
Algae, Filtermulm, food tablets etc.
Accounting: with fish that do not adjust to the animals,
other shrimp species and Loricariids
K14+Snow bein eingewöhnen
k14 beim erkunden
k8-k12 beim eingewöhnen
frisch nach den einsetzen 28.10.12
beim sonnen 04.11.2012
das große füttern
baby bees
baby bees
ARU 4 (White+Orangewing)
Besatz im Aquarium Cube 60
seltene Crystal Bee :)
ARU 4 (White+Orangewing)
ARU 4 Bock
nachwuchs im Knast
mein redwing
Water parameters:
pH: 5.9
KH: 3
GH: 5
Po4: 0.5
No2: 0.00
No3: '0,20
Co2: 20-30mg / l
Temp: 22-23 °
Conductance: 220

Water change will take place on Wednesday and (osmosis 8l + 2l line) on Sat, each with 10l
is treated the water with JBL BiotopolC

Is fertilized with 1.2ml Premium Fertiliser + 2,4ml Specialesed Fertiliser day + every 4 weeks Ferka Stammina is fed into the ground at the Rotalas
Total Dennerle range:
-Shrimp King Complete
-Shrimp King Mineral
-Shrimp King Baby
Spinach Hokkaido Loops
-Crusta Spinach Stixx
-Nano Catappa Leaves
-Nano Algae Wafers

+ Fine Biogemüser of farmers from the region
+ Nettles (fresh and dried from the garden)
+ Sludge and algae grew throughout the present is where the snails leave him;)

there are at least 1x a week a fast day
Further information:
the basin was filled with 20l of water from my big pool during initial setup, and equipped with Siporax from the retracted filters of the Great Basin to the cube properly vaccinating;)

the basin is until mid October 2012 zeitgelassenzu prosper without stocking and develop

Since my first pure invertebrates pool is I am for all the suggestions and comments open


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