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Old 01-11-2012, 11:30 PM   #1
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10G Community tank?


Now a community tank, or in hopes to be one!

CURRENT FTS:



Substrate:

Turface Pro League

Plants:
Lindernia rotundifolia varigated
Hydrocotyle sp. japan
Riccia Fluitans
Java Moss

Lighting:
DIY CFL hood light
Two 10w 6500k Daylight CFLs

Filtration:
Maxi-jet 400 W/ Prefilter

Heating:
50w Hydor Theo

Fauna:
8x Cardinal Tetras
Otos

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Old 01-11-2012, 11:33 PM   #2
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I don't have pics from long ago, but I do have only recent ones.

Newly planted:


2 weeks after planted:


Now:


Also waiting for plants to fill in, then bunch them up for more open space!
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Old 01-12-2012, 12:22 AM   #3
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Good luck buddy! Did they come in today?
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Old 01-12-2012, 12:37 AM   #4
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Nope, tomorrow! But I got my yellows today! I saw a worm in the water though while acclimating them. I took the worm out, checked for more. Put them in, should I get some paraguard incase?
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Old 01-12-2012, 01:23 AM   #5
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I just got another kinda algae-_-
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Old 01-13-2012, 01:03 AM   #6
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Update on shrimp!

Forsure I have atleast 3 females out of 15!








Also added 2 amanos today!
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Old 01-13-2012, 02:04 AM   #7
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Nice pics!
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Old 01-13-2012, 02:28 AM   #8
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Congrats on the saddles! I had 12/13 females in my batch of rili's.
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Old 01-13-2012, 02:29 AM   #9
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This tank also needs some MTS :P! What's in that big ball of white in the middle? Ricca?
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Old 01-13-2012, 03:05 AM   #10
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Yupp! Riccia, I used a little too much netting Hopefully it fills it out though. haha It's growing pretty well so far!
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Old 01-13-2012, 03:07 AM   #11
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A little? :P Is there a stone under there haha?
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Old 01-13-2012, 03:10 AM   #12
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There actually isn't rightnow. Haha It's just weighed down by the sand on the edges of the netting.
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Old 01-13-2012, 03:17 AM   #13
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What the hell lol. Do you have a HUGE clump of ricca in there then or something? That's asking for trouble haha. I can see that floating up in a bit and pulling up a bunch of your stem plants along with it
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It's not huge, a little bigger than a golfball or two:P None of the other plants are like "tangled" or anything into it so there shouldn't be a problem there haha
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Hm... you might be happier off with separating it and spreading it out more thinly. Tying it to some rocks or something.
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