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Aquarium Hauptansicht von Mein 1. Tanganjikasee-Becken
Description of the aquarium:
Lake Tanganyika
Tank size:
98,5x70x60 = 190 liters ~ 50 gallons (us)
Specific features:
It is a trine of 190 gem. This should originallly in a certain corner of the room, unfortunately I then wrong with built-on cabinet the matter and too shaky.
Then we placed it at a different location and / left one of the "straight" side just falling freely open. So we still have a nice side view from the sofa.
Aquarium Mein 1. Tanganjikasee-Becken
Aquarium decoration:
Sand, about 0.5-1 mm grains
Vallisnerien & moss balls
Special features of the facility:
20-25 kg Alps Stones / Basalt stones and some stones from the Weser
Snails Houses for Neolamprologus
some shells

In the aquarium bottom polystyrene plates were glued to make the stone building safely. Even during excavations of fish can so the bottom plate happen.
Dekoration im Aquarium Mein 1. Tanganjikasee-Becken
Dekoration im Aquarium Mein 1. Tanganjikasee-Becken
Dekoration im Aquarium Mein 1. Tanganjikasee-Becken
Aquarium equipment:
grown standard lighting of Trigon 190, reflectors and "rotated" so that very little light enters the pool. Energetically no sensible solution, but makes beautiful light. If necessary. I place the order still on LED.
The "lighting" takes place 10:00 to 19:00.

It follows then until about 23:00 a moonlight illumination by a blue LED strip.

If necessary. still adapting, when I notice that the fish is too bright. The Vallisnerien are there in my experience very undemanding.
Built-in filter BioFlow 3.0. I have the coal unit removed and replaced by another Nitrax unit. In addition I have added one unit Cirax.
Since this change the brush algae go back (fair, but can just as well be related to other factors - the brush algae came when entering the basin after about 20 days).
Other equipment:
Heater Aquaheat 200
4 Julidochromis transcriptus (very young - here the plan is to be seen a pair formation)
2 Neolamprologus multifasciatus (originally I wanted here initially take anymore unfortunately had the only dealer in the area, which it leads, today only two specimens -.. Possibly I falter on).
Besatz im Aquarium Mein 1. Tanganjikasee-Becken
Water parameters:
Temperature: 25 degrees
Gh: 13
KH: 11
PH: 8.5

Our tap water, if you want to call it that is very close to the values ​​off (therefore including my decision per Tanganyika). When changing the water I add only Eheim Conditioner and sodium bicarbonate for easy hardening. Had begun the expensive liquid funds, but now had better experience with the NaHCO3.

Water change date Wednesday and Saturday each about 30 liters, so I'm at about 40% per week. Again, I naturally look, inweiweit stocking requires adjustments.
Frost Frutter (white mosquito larvae)
Artemia (even grown)
JBL Novo Tanganyika
JBL Gala