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In this section I would like to profile YOUR tanks!. Please send me your photos with a brief description of the animals and plants as well as any other information you feel is relevant. Include your web site and Email as I will post them with your photos as a link, if you request it. Freshwater or saltwater tanks will be accepted.
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Tank size:35 gallon, new 55 gallon
Fish in the tank:
| I have a thirty five gallon tank. With five Aponogeton
(I think thats it).
- 3 upside down catfish
- 1 chocalate raphael (talking) catfish
- 4 neon tetras
- 2 cardinal tetras
- 3 bloodfin tetras
- 6 black neon tetras
- 3 serpae tetras
- 1 peppered cory
- 2 three line corys
- 2 arched corys
- 4 kuhli loaches
- 1 unknown Geophagus
- 2 purple longfin danios
- 2 leopard longfin danios
- 3 rosy barbs 1 tiger barb (the others died )
- The plants are:
- 1 large amazon sword
- 1 small amazon sword
- 1 large clump of dwarf hairgrass
- 1 small clump of dwarf hairgrass
- 4 hybrid apanongeton
- 1 real apanongeton.
I have also added one of those homemade co2 contraptions. A piece
of drift wood and a rock cave. I plan on adding more plants and
moving some of the fish into other tanks.
|Its a three month old fifty five gallon filtered by
a magnum 220 canister and a magnum 220 h.o.t. There is no live plants
just lots of driftwood. Its lit with two fifteen watt strips. I
keep the lighting low as this is primarily a catfish setup. I feed
them shrimp pellets,flakes,goldfish,white clouds,bloodworms,earth
worms,potato,crickets,and sometimes brineshrimp. The inhabitants
are: 2 pictus at three and four inches, 1 striped Raphael or striped
talking catfish at two or three inches, 1 chocolate Raphael at about
four or five inches, 1 rusty plec at six inches, 1 sailfin or gibbi
plec at about four inches, 1 regular plec or hypostomus plecostomus
at about four inches, 2 African upside down cats or synodontis nigriventris
at about two or three inches, 2 pimelodella gracillus at about two
and four inches, 1 synodontis eupterus or featherfin syno at about
one inch, 1 african butterfly fish or pantadon at about three or
four inches, 1 geophagus (not sure of the full name) at about three
and half or four inches, 1 pike cichlid at about three inches, 5
diamond tetras all about two inches, and finally 1 clown pleco at
about two inches. substrate: gravel collected from a local river
its soon to be sand though. Decor: wood wood and more wood soon
to be even more once I change the substrate. The tank temp stay
constant at about 78 degrees f. I do water changes twice a month
at fifty percent each time. Im a catfish nut so if any one has any
question or anything be sure to let me know.