5 Manacapuru-Rotrücken scalar
Pterophyllum scalare 'Rio Manacapuru "(NZ)
This site variant is called Manacapuru Rotrücken scalar, and Rio Negro Rotrücken. Since about 2009 Nature paint finish cultivar Scalar wrongly be commercially have a red back, sold as Rotrücken scalar. The "real" Rotrücken Scalar can be most easily recognized by the eye, because the natural-colored cultivar of scalars with red back, have red eyes, and the "real" Rotrücken have black eyes. Typical of these is the area Scalar red back, the location this variant owes its name. There are, however, of these scalars some site variations that have only a slight pink or orange colored back.
30 Paracheirodon axelrodi (Red Neon)
The Red Neon, Cardinal Tetra (Paracheirodon axelrodi) is a freshwater ornamental fish from the order of Characins. It comes from South America. The distribution ranges from Venezuela and Brazil to Colombia. It occurs in the Orinoco and Rio Negro and its tributaries. The Red Neon adheres preferably to shaded, darker spots along the shore. Before the establishment of genre Paracheirodon the cardinal tetra is scientifically regarded as the genus Hyphessobrycon or Cheirodon belong. Red neon be up to five centimeters long and can be up to 10 years old. The families of the Neons are barely distinguishable, usually the females are slightly rounder than the males slim.
15 Rotrücken hyphessobrycon erythrostigma
The hyphessobrycon erythrostigma or Perez-tetra (also: Tetra Perez) (Hyphessobrycon erythrostigma) is a freshwater ornamental fish from the order of Characins. He comes from the black water of the upper Amazon basin. Adult hyphessobrycon erythrostigma reach a body length of about six centimeters. The body shows a typical elongated diamond shape and is laterally very compressed. The fins are well developed, especially the anal fin. The dorsal fin shows the characteristic shape of an elongated crescent and is of reddish gray color. Base and tips are kept dark. The upper part of the body is gray-brown and is enlivened by reddish shades, while the belly is yellowish. The reflexes of the shed dress change depending on the light. In the middle of the body a bright red round time is visible. The males are smaller, but more colorful than the females. They are also distinguished by its long extended dorsal and anal fins very well by the females. The coloring of the dress can vary according to mood of the fish.
2 L134 Peckoltia spec Tapajos Zebra.
The L 134 is next to the L 46 of the most beautiful L - Wels. The yellow color with individually running brown to black-brown stripe pattern gives it a particularly attractive appearance. The drawing is, however, very individual and also age-related. So young animals have the above mentioned rich yellow color with few but powerful dark stripes. Older animals seem, however, almost beige with many narrower strips.
The Tapajos Zebra is an omnivore, but takes preference to animal food.
The L 134 is sexually mature about having a size of 8 cm and with an age of about 2.5 years. The males have a distinct Odontodenbewuchs (skin teeth) on the caudal peduncle. The females have none at all. In my group, a sex determination except one is not yet possible. The largest animal has about 7 - 8cm and has a slight Odontodenbewuchs, therefore it should be a male. All others are currently between 5 - 6 cm tall.
3 L333 Hypancistrus sp
The L 333 is a medium-sized member of the genus expectant Hypancistrus. As with Hypancistren common sexing on the size and number of skin teeth done (odontodes). The males have longer Interopercularodontoden (skin teeth in the gill area). The female sex is usually smaller and has only a weak Odontodenbewuchs on.
Taking care of a group (about 5 animals) is in [...]
Date 18.01.2013 01.04.2013
Temp. ° C 26.5 27.0
PH 7.0 6.8
GH 10.0 8.0
KH 7.0 3.0
Nitrate NO3 10.0 mg / l 0.0 mg / l
NO2 nitrite 0.0 mg / l 0.0 mg / l
Co2 24.5 mg / l 14.7 mg / l
Fe 0,0 mg / l
PO4 0.5 mg / l 0.05 mg / l
NH3 / NH4 0.0 mg / l 0.0 mg / l
SiO2 0.25 mg / l
CL2 0.0 mg / l
Water change weekly 25%, every 4 weeks 50%
Amtra Frostfutter Mix, brine shrimp, live food (what the animal Specialists so hergibt).
Elos SV2, Welstabs, cucumber, zucchini, scalded TK pea,
Spirulina Tabs, granules Feed Mix, Tubiflex.
Fertilized mi Elos daily fertilizer.