#137: 64L Paludarium: Hong Kong Rocky Stream
Chung Lai Cheng, Hong Kong NA China
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Aquascape Details

Tank Size
60 x 30 x 36 cm (24 x 12 x 14 in)
64L (17 gallons)
Background materials - Acrylic sheets/Mopani woods/Coco panels
Lighting - ADA NA lamp 20W x3
Filtration - Eheim 2211,2213 canisters
Additional Information
Waterfall - JBL Mini pump Others - Water Cooler - water temp set at 25 degree C year round. The idea of this paludarium is to recreate scene of local rocky stream. All plants and animals are local species.This paludarium has been set up for 3 years.
Hong Kong Rocky Stream
Plants: Adiantum capillus-veneris (Venus hair fern) Centella asiatica Drosera sp. (Sundews) Eleocharis acicularis Eriocaulon sp. Ficus pumila Hydrocotyle sibthorpioides Java moss Lemmaphyllum microphyllum Lemna minor Marchantia emarginata (Commom liverwort) Selaginella uncinata (Hooked selaginella) Vallisneria sp. Viola sp.
Present animal residents: Brotia hainanensis (Freshwater snail) Pseudogastromyzon myersi (Sucker belly loach) Tanichthys albonubes (White Cloud Mountain Minnow) Ex-animal residents: Rana exilispinnosa (Lesser spiny frog tadpoles) Rhinogobius duospilus (Goby) Schistura fasciolata (Striped loach)
Substrates - ADA Amazonia Black Soil (Land section), ADA Power Sand/Seachem Flourite (Underwater) Landscape materials - Local stream rocks/ Local branches/Lava rocks