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xev11 02-20-2011 04:01 AM

16 Gallon Bowfront low tech
 
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Time to start officially logging my progress.

Equipment:
16G tank
15W florescent lights
Aquaclear 200 HOB filter
Eco-complete & some old colored gravel

Livestock:
1 oto
6 guppies
1 apisto caca
2 celebes rainbows
4 espei rasboras
3 CPD
3 Parosphromenus Anjunganensis
5 ghost shrimp
1 amano
hundreds of mts
tons of ramhorm snails

May be a bit too much fish but its stable and they seem happy

Flora:
Amazon Sword
Bacopa
Stargrass
Subwassertang
Crypts
Rotala
Dwarf Sagittaria
Amazon Frogbit

chiefroastbeef 02-20-2011 04:34 AM

Your fish stock seems fine if the filter can keep up. I'd do something about them snails though!

xev11 12-19-2011 01:23 AM

Update:

Tons of new guppies


https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-p...0/DSC_0309.JPG

xev11 03-05-2012 05:59 AM

Update to livestock:
1 Poecilia chica
2 oto
2-3 Parosphromenus Anjunganensis (0)
3 gold white clouds (1)
3 espei rasbora (2)
2 CPD Galaxy Rasbora (1)
3 cory habroasus (1)
3-5? cory pygmy
2 chili rasbora (1)
countless guppies (like 30+)
2 ember tetra
6 borarah micro
1 Heterandria formosa
1 albino bristlenose pleco

xev11 04-18-2012 09:50 PM

Added crypt parva, blyxa japonica
MYRIOPHYLLUM PROPINQUUM died
MYRIOPHYLLUM MATTOGROSSENSE

no more duckweed (hopefully)
no more frogbit
added dwarf water lettuce

xev11 02-04-2013 02:45 AM

Got more plants, have yet to actually plant them
Ludwigia arcuata

Baby Tears
Anubias Coffeefolia
Crypt Wendtii X Hybrid
Crypt Willissi
Crypt Petchii
Crypt Lucens

Terrible tank shot:
https://www.dropbox.com/s/0pg4yi1ou8...2016.18.04.jpg
https://www.dropbox.com/s/0pg4yi1ou8...2016.18.04.jpg

xev11 04-23-2013 02:20 AM

A little update
https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/...ole%20tank.jpg

Some of the crypts melted but the c. lucens seems to be doing ok. They can be seen as the group on the mid-right.

Got Ludwigia Palustris, Lindernia rotundifolia, Rotala Gia Lai from very generous member Cprash.

I need help on where to plant all the stems.

Random stem log:
Hygrophila polysperma Overgrowing emersed site for info
Rotala rotundifolia?
Hygrophila corymbosa 'Angustifolia or Hygrophila sp. ''Araguaia''
Polygonum sp. 'Kawagoeanum' - (from Alan Oct/Nov 2013) - TPT image image
Eichhornia diversifolia pic


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