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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 04-19-2012, 08:39 PM Thread Starter
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Talking Shrimp tanks, shrimp tanks, everywhere!

Hello and welcome to my thread all about my shrimp tanks!

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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 04-19-2012, 08:41 PM Thread Starter
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Tank specs and FTS:

20L top:
(insert pic here!)
Tank: 20L from a petco sale
Lighting: Natural light from the window, temporary 10 gal hood with x2 10w CFL
Filtration: AquaClear 30 with fluval prefilter sponge
Substrate: Fluval Shrimp Stratum
Ferts: none
Water Changes: Top off when needed

Shrimp:
Orange Eye Blue Tigers (OEBT)
Orange Neos of various backgrounds

Plants:
Anubias
Assorted Crypts
Mixed Moss
Java fern
E. Vesuvius
M. Minuta (spelling?)
Find out the names of the other plants!

20L bottom:

(insert pic here!)
Tank: 20L from a petco sale
Lighting: Single 18" t8 plant bulb
Filtration: Aqueon filter with hose over the intake.
Substrate: Fluval Shrimp Stratum
Ferts: none
Water Changes: Top off when needed

Shrimp:
Snowballs

Plants:
Anubias
Assorted Crypts
Mixed Moss
Java fern
Subwassertang

29 top:
(insert pic here!)
Tank: 29 gallon petco sale tank
Lighting: 23w 6500k CFL Clipon light
Filtration: Fluval C4 HOB
Substrate: Akadama
Ferts: none
Water Changes: Top off when needed

Shrimp:
2 test CRS, holding the place of some nicer CRS I have on order!

Plants:
Willow Hygro
Anubias
find out the name of that fun tube grass stuff

29 bottom:
Waiting to be set up
(insert pic here!)
Tank: 29 gallon petco sale tank
Lighting:
Filtration:
Substrate: Akadama
Ferts: none
Water Changes: Top off when needed

Shrimp:


Plants:

10 neon/shrimp tank:
(insert pic here!)
Tank: 10 gallon tank
Lighting: Find this out!
Filtration: AquaClear ? with prefilter sponge
Substrate: Peat, sand, black beauty sand cap
Ferts: Occasional Flourish
Water Changes: Top off when needed

Shrimp:
Fire Reds

Fish:
7 neons
1 otto

Plants:
?

Ebi #1:
(insert pic here!)
Tank: 7.9 gallon Fluval Ebi
Lighting: 13w Fluval light
Filtration: Stock filter
Substrate: Fluval Shrimp Stratum
Ferts: none
Water Changes: Top off when needed

Shrimp:
CRS
CBS
Yellows

Plants:
Weeping Moss
Various Crypts
Java Ferns
Marimo Ball
Random stem plant?

Ebi #2:
(insert pic here!)
Tank: 7.9 gallon Fluval Ebi
Lighting: 13w Fluval light
Filtration: Stock filter
Substrate: Fluval Shrimp Stratum
Ferts: none
Water Changes: Top off when needed

Shrimp:
Fire Reds
1 test CBS

Fish:
5 Celestial Pearl Danios

Plants:
Various Crypts
Various Anubias
Marimo ball
Random stem plant?

5.5 #1:
(insert pic here!)
Tank: 5.5 gallon tank
Lighting: Shared 13w fluval light
Filtration: Elite Mini
Substrate: Fluval Shrimp Stratum
Ferts: none
Water Changes: Top off when needed

Shrimp:
Blue Pearls
B. Greens

Plants:
Dwarf? hairgrass
Anubias
Ricca

5.5 #2:
(insert pic here!)
Tank: 5.5 tank
Lighting: shared 13w fluval light
Filtration:
Substrate:
Ferts: none
Water Changes: Top off when needed

Shrimp:

Plants:
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Here I'll put up a sample pic or two of each type of shrimp!
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Need more pics!
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post #5 of 7 (permalink) Old 04-20-2012, 05:15 AM Thread Starter
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Hehe, I'll be doing a photoshoot tomorrow of all the tanks (some do NOT look pretty, but ah well!) It will leave more room for improvement!
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Going to post some pics soon? :-)
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post #7 of 7 (permalink) Old 05-12-2012, 05:50 PM
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What happened to the pictures????
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