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Forum: Fish 04-16-2012, 03:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,920
Posted By Durgidog
no heaters, room temp - stays about 72 degrees.

no heaters, room temp - stays about 72 degrees.
Forum: Fish 03-01-2012, 11:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 924
Posted By Durgidog
great, sounds like things are improving.

great, sounds like things are improving.
Forum: Fish 02-28-2012, 07:19 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,146
Posted By Durgidog
I would suggest buying API liquid tests for...

I would suggest buying API liquid tests for Ammonia and Nitrite to start. The strips are highly inaccurate and hard to read. Cloudy eyes in cichlids are generally indicative of poor water quality...
Forum: Fish 02-28-2012, 05:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 924
Posted By Durgidog
Is there any spawning activity going on? It's...

Is there any spawning activity going on? It's early in the tank, but it happens that quickly sometimes.
Forum: Other Websites 02-28-2012, 05:43 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 212
Posted By Durgidog
deep sea hatchet on Fish Index

Wow! I've never seen this amazing fish before! It looks beautifully creepy, the short vid is great.

http://fishindex.blogspot.com/2008/12/deep-sea-hatchetfish-argyropelecus.html
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 02-27-2012, 11:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 603
Posted By Durgidog
It depends on how high your salinity is. I had a...

It depends on how high your salinity is. I had a low level brackish tank with some plants, I kept the salinity between 1.004 -1.008. At this level java ferns and mosses did well for me, they can be...
Forum: Fish 02-27-2012, 11:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 409
Posted By Durgidog
White fluffy stuff growing on driftwood is fairly...

White fluffy stuff growing on driftwood is fairly normal at first, and generally not a problem. What are your water parameters? Are nitrites and ammonia at zero? If you were at zero for both when you...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 02-27-2012, 06:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,172
Posted By Durgidog
There are several genus of top swimming killifish...

There are several genus of top swimming killifish - such as Aplocheilus, Epiplatys, and Chromaphyosemion. The lampeyes also stay at the top for the most part.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 02-27-2012, 06:29 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,493
Posted By Durgidog
I also have a hydor nano pump in the tank I...

I also have a hydor nano pump in the tank I mentioned (lowest wpg I could find, the tank is low flow.) The tank is a 20 long. The hydor makes no noise that I can hear unless I put my ear within...
Forum: Planted Nano Tanks 02-27-2012, 06:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,262
Posted By Durgidog
BEAUTIFUL tank! I love the scape. So, you are not...

BEAUTIFUL tank! I love the scape. So, you are not injecting C02? I've always wanted to try Staurogyne Repens, but thought CO2 was necessary.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 02-27-2012, 05:59 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,493
Posted By Durgidog
This internal filter is cheap and completely...

This internal filter is cheap and completely silent, I have one in my bedroom and I'm a light sleeper.

http://www.drsfostersmith.com/product/prod_display.cfm?pcatid=6472

It's adjustable down to...
Forum: Fish 02-26-2012, 08:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 886
Posted By Durgidog
Peacock gudgeons are one of my favorite bottom...

Peacock gudgeons are one of my favorite bottom dwellers. They breed readily, mine are spawning every two weeks in a tank with 10 male scarlett badis.
Forum: Low Tech Forum 02-21-2012, 03:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 977
Posted By Durgidog
Thanks, thanks! A freind gave me the shelving, he...

Thanks, thanks! A freind gave me the shelving, he thinks he purchased it at Sam's Club
Forum: Fish 02-21-2012, 03:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,920
Posted By Durgidog
Thanks everyone for the comments. Redneck you...

Thanks everyone for the comments. Redneck you will love your Northern Spotted, gudgeons have loads of personality. They sure are aggressive during spawning - and they're always spawning!
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 02-18-2012, 12:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 760
Posted By Durgidog
WOW!!! Love his work. the photos on Flickr are...

WOW!!! Love his work. the photos on Flickr are fantastic.
Forum: Fish 02-17-2012, 11:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,920
Posted By Durgidog
peacock gudgeon breeding project (56K)

Thought I'd share some pics and info on the T. Ocellicauda I'm raising. I received 3 young adult males and one female in early January and put them in a newly-cycled 10 gallon planted with dwarf...
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 02-17-2012, 09:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,551
Posted By Durgidog
your stocking is fine (assuming small tetras)....

your stocking is fine (assuming small tetras). Fast-growing stem plants will help with algae while other plants become established. Floaters are great, too.
Forum: General Planted Tank Discussion 02-17-2012, 09:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 321
Posted By Durgidog
Careful with a hot light if no one will be there....

Careful with a hot light if no one will be there. I agree that the plants will be fine without it..
Forum: Fish 02-17-2012, 08:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 968
Posted By Durgidog
Sterbys are Amazonian like your chocolates, if...

Sterbys are Amazonian like your chocolates, if you can find juveneiles that are over an inch I'd think they'd have a good chance. (Obviously not during any cichlid breeding.)

I always kept...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 02-17-2012, 07:59 PM
Replies: 489
Views: 36,978
Posted By Durgidog
I have a beagle, a rat terrier mix, and two cats....

I have a beagle, a rat terrier mix, and two cats.

Sidney:

http://farm5.staticflickr.com/4144/5222244588_089dde1a1a_z.jpg

Wombat the Siamese Warlord, hell-bent on world domination....
Forum: Fish 02-17-2012, 07:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 968
Posted By Durgidog
Just re-read your post. All of the large cichlids...

Just re-read your post. All of the large cichlids are aggressive as far as defending territories, they may not seek out a confrontation but most will defend their homes fiercely. I've kept blue JDs...
Forum: Fish 02-17-2012, 07:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 968
Posted By Durgidog
How large are the JDs? I would guess all of the...

How large are the JDs? I would guess all of the male cichlids are trying to sort out their territories and are either fighting with/stressing out the other fish. Are they old enough to breed? If you...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 02-17-2012, 07:30 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,105
Posted By Durgidog
My beagle does the same thing, I'm always...

My beagle does the same thing, I'm always stepping on him. Annoys me for a second but his sweet face just kills me.
Forum: Tank Journals 02-17-2012, 07:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,008
Posted By Durgidog
Beautiful setup! I tore down my reef six years...

Beautiful setup! I tore down my reef six years ago and I still miss it.
Forum: Plants 02-17-2012, 05:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,706
Posted By Durgidog
I trim my dwarf water lettuce roots often. In one...

I trim my dwarf water lettuce roots often. In one of my tanks the roots get algae and I pinch them off almost completely - they always come back. Love that plant, I have it in all of my tanks.
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