lauraleellbp 90 Gallons - Your Tanks
User lauraleellbp
Size 90 Gallons
Date Started April 2008
Lighting Solar T5HO 4x54 watt, no more than 108 watts for 8-10 hours/day.
Equipment Rena Filstars XP3 and XP4
CO2 None
Substrate 175lb mix of Flourite black, Flourite black sand, ColorQuartz black T grade, peat
Parameters pH 7.2 - 7.4 kH & gH off the charts (well water)
Fertilization WonderGro fert tabs, no water column dosing ATM
Plants Echinodorus 'kleiner bar,' E. africanus, E. angustifolius, E. angustifolius 'vesuvius,' E. 'red devil,' E. tenellus 'narrow,' 'micro,' and 'regular,' Hydrocoytle leucocephala, Heteranthera zosterifolia, Bacopa caroliniana, Limnobium laevigatum, Pistia stratiotes
Inhabitants 35x Cardinal tetras, 25x Pristella tetras, 6x German blue rams, 6x Corydoras schwartzii, 2x Gold nugget plecos (L018 & L177), 1x Clown pleco, 10x Otocinclus mariae, 10x Amano shrimp, a bizillion and two Malaysian Trumpet Snails plus a million other random hitchhiking snails
Comments New World Themed tank; all flora and fauna are native to the Americas (except Malaysian Trumpet Snails and Amano shrimp)
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Tall Gary
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looks great. pretty much what i'm trying to do with my tank.
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Beautiful! Interesting that you have lots of snails... I have lots in my 25G tank, which I don't mind at all, but I thought they are generally frowned upon?
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