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Forum: Fish 07-22-2014, 11:59 PM
Replies: 11
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Posted By Axelrodi202
There are some other ways to help. For example...

There are some other ways to help. For example the lionfish at one of my LFS are collected from Atlantic waters, helping reduce the invasive population thre.
Forum: Low Tech Forum 07-22-2014, 02:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 228
Posted By Axelrodi202
Guppy grass and jungle val

Guppy grass and jungle val
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 07-22-2014, 01:25 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 167
Posted By Axelrodi202
The column's been running since late 2005; there...

The column's been running since late 2005; there are only so many aquascaping tenets to write on. To be fair sometimes articles on similar topics will have some new information in them.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 07-21-2014, 02:07 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 195
Posted By Axelrodi202
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Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 07-21-2014, 01:43 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 450
Posted By Axelrodi202
1. 6 ft + tank for all my favorite Amazonian...

1. 6 ft + tank for all my favorite Amazonian fish, including discus and cardinals
2. 75/90g for Tropheus and Altolamprologus
3. Colony tank of Pseudomugil cf. paskai
4. 6 ft + reef tank with...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-20-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 13,095
Posted By Axelrodi202
EI is more for high tech tanks with lots of light...

EI is more for high tech tanks with lots of light and CO2 (I assume you don't have the latter) and is difficult in a large tank due to the 50% weekly wc required. PPS would probably be better suited...
Forum: Fish 07-19-2014, 10:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 234
Posted By Axelrodi202
Keep in mind many bettas on AB are from...

Keep in mind many bettas on AB are from international sellers.
Forum: Plants 07-18-2014, 12:03 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 105
Posted By Axelrodi202
Rotala butterfly stability

I'm looking to try this plant again now that I have soft water instead of the 15+ dgh tap water I had to use before.

When I used to have it it really was a hit or miss plant, even with high CO2,...
Forum: Plants 07-17-2014, 03:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 185
Posted By Axelrodi202
A few plants come to mind. Pogostemon erectus is...

A few plants come to mind. Pogostemon erectus is one of my favorites. Rotala wallichii is another fine-leaved plant, though it can be a bit tough to grow. Egleria fluitans is a really fine-leaved...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-17-2014, 03:38 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 13,095
Posted By Axelrodi202
I do that. With all the fish you have it'd be...

I do that. With all the fish you have it'd be hard for any to survive long enough to make it into the sand; it can take them up to an hour to fully secure themselves. Maybe block off your fish from a...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-17-2014, 03:00 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 13,095
Posted By Axelrodi202
Looks good. Maybe try using a bit of moss on some...

Looks good. Maybe try using a bit of moss on some of the wood with the flatter (sawed off?) tips to give it a more natural look.
Forum: Plants 07-16-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 374
Posted By Axelrodi202
Jungle val

Jungle val
Forum: Tank Journals 07-16-2014, 01:57 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 13,095
Posted By Axelrodi202
Are you sure it's the same leaves growing back?

Are you sure it's the same leaves growing back?
Forum: Tank Journals 07-15-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 13,095
Posted By Axelrodi202
IME jungle vals are fine in high light; they even...

IME jungle vals are fine in high light; they even get a nice red tint to them. The leaves may last for a while when cut, but don't grow back.


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Forum: Tank Journals 07-15-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 13,095
Posted By Axelrodi202
Jungle vals are very hardy. Don't cut their leave...

Jungle vals are very hardy. Don't cut their leave though; when you cut a leaf the entire leaf dies. They should be fine in a bit of current.


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Forum: Tank Journals 07-15-2014, 02:44 AM
Replies: 215
Views: 13,095
Posted By Axelrodi202
As long as you don't use moss to soften the...

As long as you don't use moss to soften the impression of the rocks and wood your hardscape should still stick out even if you have a lot of plants.
Forum: Fish 07-14-2014, 03:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 186
Posted By Axelrodi202
Your calcium hardness (which I assume refers to...

Your calcium hardness (which I assume refers to gH) is 90 on average, which means 5dgH roughly. You could keep all sorts of soft water South American tetras like rummynoses, cardinals, or green...
Forum: Fish 07-14-2014, 03:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 348
Posted By Axelrodi202
Pseudomugil sp. display many great behaviors,...

Pseudomugil sp. display many great behaviors, from sparring between males to social schooling in areas of current. They can be a bit hard to find though.
Forum: Fish 07-14-2014, 01:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 186
Posted By Axelrodi202
You can find out your water's general hardness...

You can find out your water's general hardness from a municipal tap water report. If the value is given in ppm divide by 17.848 to get a value in degrees general hardness (dGH).
Forum: Fish 07-14-2014, 12:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 186
Posted By Axelrodi202
Crayfish rule any small fish out. Bamboo shrimp...

Crayfish rule any small fish out. Bamboo shrimp can be hard to feed, but are great pets if you can meet their requirements. You could also consider dwarf shrimp like red cherry shrimp.

What kind...
Forum: Fish 07-13-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 86
Posted By Axelrodi202
Adjusting CO2 levels

I currently have a 120 stocked with RCS and zebra otos. I'm wondering over how long of a period I should be adjusting the CO2 rate to get it to its final level. I started out at 3 bps and noticed the...
Forum: Plants 07-13-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 126
Posted By Axelrodi202
I used to have a lot but am down to one emersed...

I used to have a lot but am down to one emersed stem. I never noticed a smell from it (though I never really could smell anything from B. carolinia either).
Forum: Plants 07-13-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 126
Posted By Axelrodi202
Bacopa colorata locale

Anyone know where this plant originates from? APC plantfinder lists the region as unknown
Forum: Tank Journals 07-13-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 529
Views: 327,336
Posted By Axelrodi202
Sad to say but I don't think we'll be seeing an...

Sad to say but I don't think we'll be seeing an update; op hasn't been on in 3 years.
Forum: Plants 07-13-2014, 03:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 344
Posted By Axelrodi202
Yup, the Petsmart tissue-culture plants tend to...

Yup, the Petsmart tissue-culture plants tend to do best if you get them going emersed first. Whenever I try planting them straight submersed the survival rate is much lower than the 100% I experience...
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