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Forum: Tank Journals   12-31-2015, 03:14 AM
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Posted By Noahma
Quick update. Still here lol. Still planning. I...

Quick update. Still here lol. Still planning. I did receive a Christmas bonus YEA!!!! The money is sitting in a safe place waiting until I get the go ahead to get the stuff from my other half. She...
Forum: Fish   12-26-2015, 02:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 506
Posted By Noahma
Rainbow-fish.org the big rainbow guys...

Rainbow-fish.org

the big rainbow guys frequent there and you can post in the eggchange when your looking for a specific species

Don't worry about them eating plants. Its a non-issue. They...
Forum: Fish   12-10-2015, 04:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 470
Posted By Noahma
If you want to see them really happy go buy some...

If you want to see them really happy go buy some frozen "glass worms" Most LFS will have them in stock. They are actually mosquito larva, which Rainbows feed on in the wild. Mine go absolutely ape...
Forum: Tank Journals   11-20-2015, 05:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 984
Posted By Noahma
I had not lol. Looks good. There was one species...

I had not lol. Looks good. There was one species I am going to have to look into more. It was one of the glass fish
Forum: Tank Journals   11-20-2015, 03:56 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 984
Posted By Noahma
Wow, great thanks for the info. Its not going to...

Wow, great thanks for the info. Its not going to be a biotope in regards to the plants, but I am very sure I will find some plants in that list that will make it into the tank. I know one plant for...
Forum: Tank Journals   11-20-2015, 03:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 984
Posted By Noahma
Here is a quick list of what I am hoping for. ...

Here is a quick list of what I am hoping for.

Equipment list
75 gal. tank, stand and glass top (I always remove the plastic strip from the middle of the top to avoid any light drop off at that...
Forum: Tank Journals   11-20-2015, 03:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 984
Posted By Noahma
Plants may be a while lol. I only have really...

Plants may be a while lol. I only have really high light plants, and a couple swords at the moment. And the trims are being used to grow the bushes thicker at the moment. Once I get the 75 gal up,...
Forum: Tank Journals   11-17-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 228
Views: 45,079
Posted By Noahma
If you do go bml, get the dimmer lol. I have the...

If you do go bml, get the dimmer lol. I have the controller with mine and at mid day its set to 77% power and grows everything


I'll post more pictures soon, I got some good ones this weekend
Forum: Tank Journals   11-17-2015, 04:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 984
Posted By Noahma
Wow, got so busy I forgot to reply lol. progress...

Wow, got so busy I forgot to reply lol. progress is well. Not happening until the end of Dec. I've been thinking of how I want to scope the tank, and thinking of what species of bows I want. I...
Forum: Fish   11-05-2015, 02:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 683
Posted By Noahma
They generally look even better in person. I...

They generally look even better in person. I love my Nigrans! great little fish.
Forum: Fish   11-04-2015, 07:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 683
Posted By Noahma
Boesmani will be fine. Most bow species are in...

Boesmani will be fine. Most bow species are in waters that fluctuate parameters throughout the year.


I agree that a nice group of bows would be a perfect fit for a 75gal. So much so that I...
Forum: Tank Journals   10-04-2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 984
Posted By Noahma
Its going to be a bit of a wait. I am very early...

Its going to be a bit of a wait. I am very early in the planning phase, but have a good idea of what I will do, and stock. stay tuned for more :)
Forum: Tank Journals   09-23-2015, 04:36 AM
Replies: 228
Views: 45,079
Posted By Noahma
The new journal Is up and running, the link is in...

The new journal Is up and running, the link is in my signature. Not much there yet. but as we get closer to December I will start to have things shaping up.

I bothered the hell out of the BGA...
Forum: Tank Journals   09-22-2015, 06:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 984
Posted By Noahma
Oceania down under (75gal)

Larger tank requires a new journal lol.

I am in the process of retiring my 40b aquarium, and planning the next big thing which will be a 75gal. full of fun!

I recently got the nod from my...
Forum: Fish   09-22-2015, 05:54 AM
Replies: 17
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Views: 870
Posted By Noahma
There is an episode of "river monsters" that...

There is an episode of "river monsters" that involves some of these things taking over a lake in Africa of all places, apparently they were attacking humans too.
Forum: Tank Journals   09-22-2015, 05:41 AM
Replies: 228
Views: 45,079
Posted By Noahma
Finally got the BGA under control, the BBA is...

Finally got the BGA under control, the BBA is being eradicated and everything is going pretty well in the tank. Which is just about time as the tank is slowly coming to an end lol.

I was...
Forum: Fish   09-03-2015, 03:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 763
Posted By Noahma
I might be wrong, but m.fluvitalis is also not...

I might be wrong, but m.fluvitalis is also not offered by one of the fish farms either, at least not here in the states.
Forum: Fish   09-03-2015, 02:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 371
Posted By Noahma
I think he is a very nice looking fish! ...

I think he is a very nice looking fish! Sometimes you end up with a good looking hybrid in a bunch of bows.
Forum: Fish   09-03-2015, 02:18 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 763
Posted By Noahma
I think Diana is might be on the ball. It looks...

I think Diana is might be on the ball. It looks like a parkinsonii in shape to me, probably a female to boot. Might still be too young. but the fin shape and overall elongated body shape is hinting...
Forum: Fish   09-03-2015, 02:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 371
Posted By Noahma
That's most likely it, if it came from one of the...

That's most likely it, if it came from one of the fish farms, I would give it better than a 75% chance of being a hybrid. It has the coloring of m.parva, but the shape of m.parkinsoni
Forum: Fish   09-03-2015, 02:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 290
Posted By Noahma
YES, all melanotaneia species can interbreed,...

YES, all melanotaneia species can interbreed, just like the chilatherina bow species can interbreed, and the pseudomugil can interbreed. If you plan to breed your bows, separate the parents into a...
Forum: Tank Journals   09-03-2015, 02:01 AM
Replies: 228
Views: 45,079
Posted By Noahma
Its a spawn of the devil lol. I think I have it...

Its a spawn of the devil lol. I think I have it under control now. I lowered the light intensity, and lowered my fertz, and it seems to be slowly dying back.



Bows are VERY fun, especially if...
Forum: Tank Journals   08-15-2015, 07:31 AM
Replies: 228
Views: 45,079
Posted By Noahma
Thanks! yep moved in, the tank has a very...

Thanks! yep moved in, the tank has a very prominent place in my family room. I have some work to do on a built-in book shelf to get the flora set up there. Then I start working on saving and...
Forum: Tank Journals   08-09-2015, 05:29 AM
Replies: 228
Views: 45,079
Posted By Noahma
I figured I would stop in and update my tank...

I figured I would stop in and update my tank status lol.

The tank is going good. I still cannot knock out this damn BGA!!! I am trying just about everything I can think of short of thermonuclear...
Forum: Plants   08-08-2015, 06:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 433
Posted By Noahma
After a while the cut portions of the stem will...

After a while the cut portions of the stem will slow in growth dramatically. The shoots can be pulled off and replanted. A great one to see this happen to is Rotala Rotundifolia 'green' When I had...
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