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Description of the aquarium:
Category:
West / Central Africa
Tank size:
100x40x50 = 200 liters ~ 52 gallons (us)
Specific features:
The pool should reflect a biotope from Cameroon and Gabon. The shore area of ​​a small forest creek with in growing edge vegetation.

The recordings are from Dr. Eckhard Gottschalk from 2007. (Source: http://www.uni-forst.gwdg.de/~dkopets/kamerun2007.html)
Kamerun01
Kamerun02
Kamerun04
Kamerun05
Kamerun06
Kamerun03
Aquarium decoration:
Gravel:
Sand
Plants:
Anubias barteri var. Barteri
Origin: Tropical West Africa
Water levels: 23-26 ° C; PH 6.0 to 7.5; GH 1-12 ° dH
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Bolbitis heudelotii
Origin: Tropical Africa
Water levels: 20-28 ° C; PH 6.0 to 7.5; GH 1-12 ° dH
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Anubias barteri var. Nana
Origin: Tropical West Africa
Water levels: 23-28 ° C; PH 5.5 - 7.5; GH 5-19 ° dH
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Pistia stratiotes
Origin: tropics, subtropics
Water levels: 22-25 ° C; PH 6.5 to 7.2; GH 6-17 ° dH
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Crinium natans
Origin: West Africa
Water levels: 22-28 ° C; PH 5.5 to 8.0; GH 3-17 ° dH
Special features of the facility:
3D back wall of Papillion "tree"
Bog-wood
Stones
Coconut shells
Seemandelbaumblätter / oak leaves
Tonhöhlen
Tonhöle
Aquarium equipment:
Lighting:
1 fluorescent tubes (1 * 30watt)
Jewel T8 Day
Filtration:
HMF behind the rear wall by Scandinavian Green principle
Jewel Pump Set 1000
including filtering through alder cones
Other equipment:
Bar heater (300 Watt)
Stocking:
2 - PELVICACHROMIS TAENIATUS "lokoundje" (1M / 1W)
Origin: Nyong River (Cameroon)
Water levels: 23-26 ° C; PH 6.0 to 7.0; GH 1-12 ° dH
Care: pairs

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Tower snails

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Currently still swimming in the pool are 5 blue Congo Tetra but soon replaced by fish from Cameroon.
Pelvicachromis Taeniatus `lokoundje`
Besatz im Aquarium Kamerun Flußufer (Nur noch Beispiel)
Besatz im Aquarium Kamerun Flußufer (Nur noch Beispiel)
Water parameters:
pH: 6.7
GH: 9 ° dH
Temperature: 24 ° C
KH: 5 ° dKH
Not detectable nitrate
Water change 30 liters a week
Feeding:
Live food: white mosquito larvae, Drosophila, daphnia
Fostfutter: black and white mosquito larvae, amphipods, Forage
Dried fodder: tablets, flake food [3 different]
Greens: cucumber, spinach, lettuce leaves