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Forum: Algae 03-02-2012, 06:51 AM
Replies: 34
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Posted By Wyomingite
Well, a little offended, Mr. Barr? Misapplied...

Well, a little offended, Mr. Barr? Misapplied references do not offer support, eh? Well the reference you supplied isn't an aquarium either, and is just as misapplied then. My sources focused on the...
Forum: Algae 03-02-2012, 04:59 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,474
Posted By Wyomingite
Good point, Canuck. However, it DOES NOT state...

Good point, Canuck. However, it DOES NOT state that high phosphates DO NOT contribute to cyanobacteria blooms. It states that cyanobacteria in nutrient-deficient conditions will out-compete other...
Forum: Algae 02-29-2012, 05:38 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,474
Posted By Wyomingite
"Cell-bound and extracellular phosphatase...

"Cell-bound and extracellular phosphatase activities of cyanobacterial isolates"; Microbial Ecology; Whitton, et al, 1991.

Toxic Cyanobacteria in Water: A Guide to Their Public Health...
Forum: Algae 02-29-2012, 05:21 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,474
Posted By Wyomingite
High phosphates are the primary cause, but high...

High phosphates are the primary cause, but high nitrates also contribute. Cyanobacteria do not need much light.

I'm on well water in a subdivision built on old farmland. My water is occasionally...
Forum: Fish 02-15-2012, 05:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 785
Posted By Wyomingite
Good call, didn't see that one from the angle of...

Good call, didn't see that one from the angle of the first pic, not too stunted or malnourished really, though. Just an awkward angle for the pic.

As for 5, it's definitely a dempsey. The gold...
Forum: Fish 02-15-2012, 05:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 785
Posted By Wyomingite
NO! :) No more fish. Without the oscar,...

NO! :) No more fish.

Without the oscar, you'd have a decently stocked tank, though the dempsey could get a little aggressive with the others and that mix of fish is not one I'd reccomend. If the...
Forum: Fish 02-14-2012, 09:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 785
Posted By Wyomingite
Well, ya already know the pics aren't too great....

Well, ya already know the pics aren't too great. ;)

1. Blue (or three-spot) gourami (Trichogaster trichopterus)
2. Looks like it might be a parrot cichlid, but I'm actually leanin' toward an...
Forum: Fish 02-14-2012, 07:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 579
Posted By Wyomingite
Possibly, but if not now then later. The oscar...

Possibly, but if not now then later. The oscar may need to grow a coupla inches to get to that point. Oscars, actually most large cichlids, are opportunistic feeders that will continue to explore a...
Forum: Fish 02-14-2012, 05:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 579
Posted By Wyomingite
Oscars have amazingly large mouths. If he's even...

Oscars have amazingly large mouths. If he's even twice the length of your betta, odds are the betta will get eaten. I did have an oscar ignore a feeder goldfish once after it ate the rest and the...
Forum: Fish 01-28-2012, 07:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 944
Posted By Wyomingite
Synodontis eupturus, also called a lacefin...

Synodontis eupturus, also called a lacefin catfish. They can reach 9", though usually stay a little smaller. Mine's just 'bout 7". Generally peaceful with other fish, though I wouldn't keep 'em with...
Forum: Fish 01-20-2012, 08:40 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,739
Posted By Wyomingite
Well, methinks yer rather stubborn 'bout holdin'...

Well, methinks yer rather stubborn 'bout holdin' on to this concept. :icon_wink Might I recommend Air-Breathing Fishes: Evolution, Diversity and Adaptation by Jeffrey B. Graham.

Just off the top...
Forum: Fish 01-14-2012, 05:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 582
Posted By Wyomingite
How small is small? There's the various dwarf...

How small is small? There's the various dwarf cichlids, of course. Amazon leaf fish (Monocirrhus polyacanthus) or Guyana Leaffish (Polycentrus schomburgkii) both get 3.5"- 4" and do well singly. The...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 01-13-2012, 05:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 428
Posted By Wyomingite
Wow. That is eerily prophetic. Great idea, don't...

Wow. That is eerily prophetic. Great idea, don't get me wrong, but similar to one of the ideas I had originally, an Indonesian brackish biotope. A friend had some mangrove shoots he asked if I was...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 01-12-2012, 06:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 428
Posted By Wyomingite
SE Asian Theme...

Wantin' to set up a SE Asian themed planted aquarium. It's purdy much an empty canvas, here's the basic guidelines I'm working around:

1. 37 gallon tank-30" long x 12.5" wide x 23" tall
2....
Forum: Fish 01-12-2012, 04:54 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,998
Posted By Wyomingite
Cupid cichlid (Biotodoma cupido) or giraffe...

Cupid cichlid (Biotodoma cupido) or giraffe cichlid (Nimbochromis venustus).

WYite
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 01-11-2012, 10:35 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,573
Posted By Wyomingite
If ya do go for apistos, and don't have a steady...

If ya do go for apistos, and don't have a steady source of live foods, make sure ya get captive-raised. Captive-raised A. borelli, A. cacatuoides and A. agassizi can all be found pretty frequently....
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 01-11-2012, 05:27 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,573
Posted By Wyomingite
Apistos are peaceful with most other fish, but...

Apistos are peaceful with most other fish, but they can be very hard on cories of any species. They don't like cories rootin' around in "their space". Many apistos are harem breeders, with the...
Forum: Fish 01-10-2012, 04:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 342
Posted By Wyomingite
Black phantoms, diamond tetras and gold tetras...

Black phantoms, diamond tetras and gold tetras all make a good color compliment and are comparable temperament-wise. The favorite combo I ever had was serpaes with diamonds and a half dozen WC...
Forum: Fish 01-09-2012, 03:07 AM
Replies: 1,107
Views: 42,742
Posted By Wyomingite
LOL, yup. Only pic I had handy.

LOL, yup. Only pic I had handy.
Forum: Fish 01-09-2012, 02:54 AM
Replies: 1,107
Views: 42,742
Posted By Wyomingite
:) Is he yours? ...

:) Is he yours?

http://i40.servimg.com/u/f40/13/40/04/16/ss853610.jpg
Forum: Fish 01-09-2012, 02:29 AM
Replies: 1,107
Views: 42,742
Posted By Wyomingite
Salt Creek pupfish, Cyprinodon salinus.

Salt Creek pupfish, Cyprinodon salinus.
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 01-05-2012, 12:21 AM
Replies: 372
Views: 20,768
Posted By Wyomingite
LOL, nice thread! Enough that my aquarium room...

LOL, nice thread! Enough that my aquarium room and equipment has it's own rider on my house insurance policy, which won't cover livestock. Over 29 years, I wouldn't even know where to begin...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 01-02-2012, 04:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 212
Posted By Wyomingite
Good evening back at ya! Been a long while since...

Good evening back at ya! Been a long while since I've been to Greeley, Mrs. WYite always wants to head to Fort Collins or Denver when the shoppin' bug hits her. Any decent aquarium shops in Greeley?...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 01-01-2012, 06:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 212
Posted By Wyomingite
Hello from Wonderful Windy Wyoming

Hello. Been keepin' fish for 29 years. For the last 20 its been mainly Malawi mbuna, but always have a few tanks with other critters in 'em. Anyways, findin' mbuna don't hold the appeal they used to...
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