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Aquarium Hauptansicht von Blue Neon, Multi & Co.
Description of the aquarium:
Category:
Lake Tanganyika
Tank size:
122x87x65cm = 350 liters ~ 92 gallons (us)
Specific features:
- Eckaquarium (Fluval Venezia 350)
- Curved front glass
- Glass bushing for external filters
- Rear wall of the Stone Age (perch backplane with caves)
Gesamtansicht - Jan 2016
Ansicht von links - Jan 2016
Ansicht von rechts - Jan 2016
Detailansicht Zentrum - Jan 2016
Aquarium-Komplettansicht - März 2015
Stand 2015
Sonnenauf-/untergang - Jan 2015
im Mondschein - Jan 2015
Stand Dez 2014
Aquarium decoration:
Gravel:
1. Pond Edge Mat (protection glass)
2. Stone film
3. fine aquarium gravel, grain size 1-2mm, natural color (25kg)
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Plants:
Microsorium pteropus - Javafarn
Epiphyte; Height: 15-30 cm; Light: partial shade;
pH: 5.5 - 7.5

Anubias nana - dwarf Peer curled leaf
Height: 8 -12 cm; Light: Partial shade to full shade;
pH: 5.5 -9.0

Cryptocoryne Lucens - Narrow nevillii
Height: 10 - 20 cm; Light: partial shade to light;
pH: 5.0 to 9.0


The Java ferns were attached with coral glue that Anubis clamped in the stones.
Pflanzen - Jan 2016
Pflanzenmodus - Jan 2016
Microsorium pteropus - Javafarn XL
Microsorium pteropus - Javafarn
Anubias nana - gewelltes Zwergspeerblatt
Cryptocoryne Lucens - Schmalblättrige Nevillii
Pflanzen - Jan 2015
Pflanzenmodus - Jan 2015
Pflanzenmodus - Dez 2014
Pflanzenmodus - Okt 2014
Special features of the facility:
- Perch backplane * Premium * from Steinzeit-Design.at
- 25 kg Jurassic limestones (gabion stones)
- 10 kg limestone stones (dry masonry)
- 60 snail shells Turbo and Turbo petholatus reevei
, (Cats Eye screw / turban, sea snail
, polished from the Indo-Pacific, surface, outer lip
, sanded)

Note: The stones sit directly on the base plate, thereby acquiring ransack no danger of collapse.
Skizze Barschrückwand
3D-Rückwand mit Höhlen
Felsen und Schneckenhäuser - Jan 2016
Aquarium equipment:
Lighting:
1. Main lighting 2 x 39 Watt
... 10:00 bis 20:00 clock
... Power GLO T5, 39 Watt, 849 mm, 181 Lux

2. Corner lighting 2 x 8 Watt
... 09:00 bis 21:00 clock
... Power GLO T5, 8 Watt, 288 mm, 30 Lux

3. Moonlight (BLUE-STAR Aquarium moonlight)
... 07:00 bis 09:00 clock and 21:00 to 23:00
... Luminosity 7000 mcd, wavelength 465-470nm

The neon lights were the well-being of foster children dims slightly.
- Front-39W tube doubly covered with mosquito nets.
- Second-39W tube simply covered with mosquito nets
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Filtration:
1. Fluval External Filter 406

- Flow rate: .. 1450 l / h
- Power consumption: 20 Watts ......
- Filter size: .......... 8.5 liters
- Filter baskets: ............... 4 pieces + prefilter

Construction of the filter media:

1. Pre-filter (coarse filter foam)
2. clay pipes
3. Bio-Foam
4. A biological filter material (ceramic rings)
5. chemical filtration (activated carbon and ammonia remover)
, and Filter Floss

Maintenance: Monthly


2. Bio-backplane filters

2-chamber filter separately, with 5cm thick filter mats PPI20

1. Chamber Biowürfel PPI10-20
2. Chamber Biowürfel PPI 20-30

- Filter volume 20 liters (including 15 liter Biowürfel)
- Pump: Universal pump (JBL ProFlow 750) 7,5 W - 670 l / h

Maintenance: every year, depending on how dirty


Vent:

2x 16 mm diameter
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Other equipment:
Flow pump:
Eheim streamON 1800 to 2.8 W - 1800 l / h
von 10:00 bis 20:00 clock

Air Pump:
Eheim air pump 200 to 3.5 W - 2 vents
2x Tetra CV 4 Check Valve
The vents were installed in two areas behind the rear wall, where there is little water movement and should also prevent Kahmhautbildung.
Runtime morning and evening 1/4 h.

Water pump exchange:
hydor - 4.5 W - 250 l / h
(This I have on occasion by a stronger exchange)

Heater thermostat:
Fluval 300 Watt
Glasdurchführung für Filterein-/auslass - Seitenflächen vorne mit schwarzer Folie
Böschungsmatte ausgelegt
Steinfolie ausgelegt
Rückwand eingesetzt (links 1, rechts 2 Durchflussbohrungen)
Schaumstoff für Biofilter an Rückwand angepasst
L-Profile zur Fixierung der Schaumstoffmatten
Technik linke Seite: Ausströmer, Strömungspumpe, Biofilter (Filtermatten und Pumpe)
Loch für Strömungspumpe in die Rückwand gebohrt
Schaumstoff zur Rückwand abgedichtet (mit kleineren Schaumstoffstreifen)
Technik rechts: Außenfilter Ein-/Auslauf, Heizung, Pumpe für Wasserwechsel mit
Niederhalter für Rückwand aus Plexiglas, der Steg wurde gleich zur Fixierung der
Niederhalter Rückwand vorne links
Niederhalter Rückwand vorne rechts
Mondlicht eingebaut (mit Klemme an Neonröhre)
Regelmäßiger Wassertest
Stocking:
2/3 Paracyprichromis nigripinnis 'blue neon' (tomboy)

5/1/3 Neolamprologus multifasciatus (tomboy)

4 Julidochromis transcriptus Bemba (offspring)


The animals are of Diethelm Hanschke (isabi.de).


Species Description:

Paracyprichromis nigripinnis 'Blue Neon'
The Kärpflingscichliden from Lake Tanganyika are maternal mouth brooders, who are in the lower Felsenlitoral. There these plankton-eating cichlid lives spatial fidelity in larger groups preferably on cliffs.

Neolamprologus multifasciatus
The multi-Striped shell dwellers is a polygamous cavity nesters and one of the smallest cichlids of Lake Tanganyika. It can be found in groups of several hundred, where correspondingly large accumulations of empty snail shells lying on the sandy bottom. It feeds on tiny invertebrates.

Julidochromis transcriptus Bemba
The black and white is a pair Schlankcichlide visual cavity nesters and inhabits the rocky zone of Lake Tanganyika. There he feeds mainly on small invertebrates. It is the smallest species of the genus and extremely shy. The addition Bemba means that it is a location variant of the region Bemba.

Sources:
Pierre Brichard - Tanganjikacichliden
Wolfgang Staeck / Horst Linke - cichlids from East Africa
Aquarium-Guide.de
Cichliden.net
Malawi-Guru.de - Post by Julien Preuss to Paracyprichromis nigripinnis
aquarium-ratgeber.com
Neolamprologus multifasciatus
Julidochromis transcriptus Bemba
Neolamprologus multifasciatus
Neolamprologus multifasciatus
Paracyprichromis nigripinnis -blue Neon- Männchen
Neolamprologus multifasciatus
Julidochromis transcriptus Bemba
Paracyprichromis nigripinnis -blue Neon- Männchen (2015)
Paracyprichromis nigripinnis -blue Neon- Weibchen (2015)
Paracyprichromis nigripinnis -blue Neon- (2015)
Paracyprichromis nigripinnis -blue Neon- (2015)
Paracyprichromis nigripinnis -blue Neon- (2015)
Paracyprichromis nigripinnis -blue Neon- (2015)
Neolamprologus multifasciatus (2015)
Neolamprologus multifasciatus (2015)
Neolamprologus multifasciatus (2015)
Neolamprologus multifasciatus (2015)
Julidochromis transcriptus Bemba (2015)
Julidochromis transcriptus Bemba (2015)
Julidochromis transcriptus Bemba (2015)
Julidochromis transcriptus Bemba (2015)
Paracyprichromis - Weibchen mit Eiern im Maul (2015)
Paracyprichromis - Weibchen mit Eiern im Maul (2015)
Multi-Familie (Mutter mit Nachwuchs) (2015)
Multi-Winzlinge (2015)
Julidochromis transcriptus Bemba (2015)
Paracyprichromis - Weibchen mit Jungfischen im Maul (2015)
Multi-Familie (2015)
Multi-Balz (2015)
Paracyprichromis nach min. 43 Tagen Brutzeit. (2015)
Water parameters:
............................ BEFORE / AFTER water change ....... tap water
Temperature ............. 25/25 ° C
Nitrate ........................ 0/0 mg / l ................... .................... 0 mg / l
Nitrite ......................... 0/0 mg / L .................. ..................... 0 mg / l
Ammonium .............. 0/0 mg / l
Ammonia ............... 0/0 mg / l
Phosphate .............. 0.5 / 0.5 mg / l ......................... .......... 0.1 mg / l
Total hardness ......... 21/20 ° dGH .................................. 25 ° dGH
Carbonate ....... 16/17 ° KH ..................................... 11 ° KH
pH ................ 8.5 / 8.5 ........................ ..................... 7
Iron .................... 0.1 / 0.1 mg / l

Water values ​​determined with sera aqua-test

Water change: weekly 40%

Add-ons:
- Easy-Life fluid filter medium
- Easy-Life ProFito universal plant fertilizer
- Sodium bicarbonate (baking soda) to raise pH and KH
Feeding:
Dry food:
- Tropical Tanganyika
- Tetra Cichlid Mini Granules
- TetraDelica Menu (feed mixture with freeze-dried ingredients)
- Tropical Cichlid Color

Canned food:
- Tetra FreshDelica shrimp, daphnia and Krill
- JBL PlanktonPur

Frozen Food:
- Amtra - Krill

Live food:
In winter, subject to availability, in the summer from the mosquito larvae tonne in the garden