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Aktuelles  Bild vom 31.03.2007. Auf dem Bild kann man zwei Jungfische erkennen.
Description of the aquarium:
West / Central Africa
Tank size:
40x25x25 = 25 liters ~ 6 gallons (us)
Specific features:
Rearing and breeding ponds for Cape Lopez Lyretail (Aphyosemion australe "gold")
Standart pool stoßverklebt with furnishings from the Terrarium
Die Schwimmpflanzen hatte ich gerade etwas abgefischt, der Wassernabel sorgt aber
Hier kann man schön erkennen wie das Moos ins Becken hinein wächst.
Aquarium decoration:
4.5 kg Exo-Terra Riverbed Sand
100g DRAK Terrdrakon soil additive
Ground Planting:
Cladophora Aegagropila (Moss Ball)
Cryptocoryne undulata '' broad leaves '' (rippled water goblet broadleaved)
Hydrocotyle leucocephala (bras. Pennywort)
Hygrophila difformis (Indian Water Wedel)
Sagittaria subulata (arrowhead)

Ceriops Tagal (Yellow Mangrove)

Rear panel:
Vesicularia dubyana (Java moss), sees a direct comparison to the root rather by Vesicularia sp. '' Christmas '' (Christmas moss) from, this could also explain the very long adjustment period.

Floating plants:
Lemna minor (Lesser Duckweed)
Pistia stratiotes (water lettuce)
Limnobium laevigatum (Little frog bite)

Anubias barteri var. Nana (Zwergsperblatt)
Vesicularia dubyana (Java moss)

Daily Pflanzendünung (recommendation) with DRAK Ferrdrakon
Occasional Fertilisation with DRAK Eudrakon N, P and DrAK DRAK Eudrakon Ferrdrakon K (usually Stoßdünung in stocking spare time)

Hagen Nutrafin Organic CO2 plant, filling is carried out with its own sugar-yeast mixture
Samen einer Gelben Mangrove (Ceriops Tagal) mit ersten Trieben.
Special features of the facility:
1x Exo-Terra Reptile Cave Small
1x Exo-Terra Snake Cave Small (filled with peat fibers as spawning substrate)
1x planted mangrove roots with Anubias barteri var. Nana and Vesicularia dubyana
1x planted hobby filter sponge mat roughly 40x22x3 cm "Bio-filter backplane" with Vesicularia dubyana
1x Seemandelbaumblatt as prevention against Laichverplilzung and as a cover for the CO2 Flipper and Filteransuagrohr
Eingeklemmte Filterschaummatte noch ohne Bepflanzung
Fertig mit Javamoos bepflanzt, dazu wurde die Matte mehrfach eingeschnitten
Die Moosrückwand am 08.11.2006, jetzt muß sich das Moos nur noch eingewöhnen und
Aquarium equipment:
2x 10W halogen lamps from Ikea with warm white spectrum
10 hours a day with 3 hours "lunch break" 7:00 - 12:00 clock and from 15:00 - 20:00 clock.
Followed by 4 hours of "Moonlight" with a self-built construction of a blue PC Moding Kaltlichtkathode.
Hagen AquaClear 20 (formerly Mini)
Runs on the smallest regulator position, ie about 125 l / h
Level 1: Hobby filter sponge mat roughly 40x22x3 cm "Bio-filter backplane" with Vesicularia dubyana planted, intake pipe is located behind the mat
Stage 2: Vanya Biostar
Level 3: Vanya Biopearls
Stage 4: Vanya Biofilt
Other equipment:
Die neue Halogenbeleuchtung mit 3x 10W
Von den 3 Lampen kommen aber nur 2 zum Einsatz
10x horn snail, Planorbella sp. "blue"
Because of my red Ramshorn snails some blue offspring have developed, I would now like to try to stabilize the blue color variety. Meanwhile, the blue seems to enforce a stable color, different colored snails are collected consistently.
?? x bladder snail, Physella acuta
Serves as residual exploiters and puffer fish feed
No fish stocking period as breeding pools for Aphyosemion australe "gold".
Instantaneous stocking:
Approximately Aphyosemion australe 20 "gold" of the third generation between 0.5 cm and 1.5 cm
blaue Posthornschnecke, Zufalls-NZ aus roten Posthornschnecken
Die dritte Generation. Vermutlich 1 Woche junges Weibchen (~ 0,5 cm)
Water parameters:
pH = 6.0
GH = 5 ° dH
KH = 2 ° dH
NO2 = 0,0 mg / l
NO3 = 5.0 mg / l
Day = 23 ° C
Night = 22 ° C

Water changes every 2 weeks 25%

Water levels are reviewed monthly by the Stadtwerke Potsdam, otherwise come to brief review Tröpfentets used.
Fish Food:
Exclusively varied life feed, partly purchased or from our own breeding:
White mosquito larvae (partly bought and partly from the Rege nun)
Black mosquito larvae and their egg boats (from the water butt)
Artemia salina, Naupilen and Halbwüchige (own breeding are, lured with food before feeding with seawater algae, Nanochloropsis salina. Algae also come from our own breeding)
Enchytraeen, (own breeding)
Small fruit flies, Drosophila melanogaster (own breeding)
Japanese water fleas Moina macro copa (own breeding)
Cyclops, exact type not yet been determined (own breeding, made up of "pools clutches")
Occasional administration of Aquadrakon

Snails feed:
In addition to food animals mentioned above, an additional feeding is done with:
Almond leaves
Scalded spinach (with fresh spinach threatens a cyanide poisoning)
TetraMin Flakes