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Erste Überlegungen zur Geestaltung am 11.01.2015
Description of the aquarium:
West / Central Africa
Tank size:
100 x 50 x 40 = 200 liters ~ 52 gallons (us)
Aquarium decoration:
The plan is the basin with sand or gravel to equip .. finest. This is the situation in the domestic Habitat closest.
The basin should be filled with some plants from the Congo, according to current plans are the Crinum natans, Anubias congensis and Bolbitis heudelotii.
Special features of the facility:
The aquarium is mainly decorated with river pebbles of different sizes and some burl.
Aquarium equipment:
I'll probably illuminate the basin with a single fluorescent tube 10 hours a day.
The pool is treated with a centrifugal pump, which makes 500 liters / h, filtered over a corner HMF.
Other equipment:
To meet the special requirements of the inhabitants of this habitat rheophilic Rchnung, an EHEIM flow pump with a capacity of 1500 liters / h is used.

A 200 watt heating element to ensure the appropriate temperature.
The plan is the basin with a group of yellow Congo Tetra (Alestopetersius caudalis) and to occupy with rheophilic cichlids of the genera or Steatocranus Nannochromis.
As with all my nurslings the animals are mainly fed with content full Live and Frozen Food, and a high-quality flake or granulated food.