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Old 10-06-2013, 02:15 AM   #20
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So, no one told me but when you add a 2 - 3 month old into the picture, this is what happens to your tank.


IMG_9886 by Gt Turbo 1883, on Flickr


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IMG_9890 by Gt Turbo 1883, on Flickr

That being the case I had to tear down and restart. So here's the reboot.

Tank Specs -
Size - 10 gallon
Substrate -Aquarium gravel mixed with pure laterite
Lighting - 2 15w spiral cfl bulb with diy foil reflectors
CO2 - DIY (yeast, sugar, water) diffused through air stone and a small powerhead
CO2 drop checker for measuring CO2 levels.

Flora
ludwigia repens
hygrophila polysperma
bacopa caroliniana
Eleocharis acicularis (Dwarf hair grass)
lobelia cardinalis
anubias nana
hydrocotyle
echinodorus ocelot
echinodorus rose
microsorum pteropus 'Windelov'
rotala rotundifolia
alternanthera reineckii

Fauna
Xiphophorus maculatus (panda platies x 3)
Otocinclus affinis (Oto catfish x 2)


IMG_0005 by Gt Turbo 1883, on Flickr


IMG_0016 by Gt Turbo 1883, on Flickr


IMG_0011 by Gt Turbo 1883, on Flickr


IMG_0010 by Gt Turbo 1883, on Flickr


IMG_0008 by Gt Turbo 1883, on Flickr
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