#174: 907L Paludarium: Always a work in progress
Michael Reilly, Dallas TX USA | Aquascaper Website
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Aquascape Details

Tank Size
183 x 76 x 64 cm (72 x 30 x 25 in)
Volume
907L (240 gallons)
Background
Exterior of glass is painted, interior has pieces of slate siliconed to it.
Lighting
Dual 400watt metal-halide 10k lights suspended 24" above the tank to light the tank and bog
Filtration
Mechanical filtration via Ocean Clear 380 (with UV) plus an inline heater module driven by a QuietOne 4000 pump. Biological filtration via homemade fluidized bed filter and CO2 reactor driven by a ReeFlo Snapper 2400GPH pump.
Additional Information
Neptune AquaController Jr. Compressed CO2 system. Automatic top-off system. Plumbed for semi-automatic water change with pre-heated RO water from storage tank. Fertilized with PMDD.
Title
Always a work in progress
Plants
TANK Alternanthera Reineckii 'Rosaefolia' Anubias Barteri Var. Barteri Anubias Barteri Var. Nana Bacopa Monnieri Barclaya Longifolia Bolbitis Heudelotii Cabomba Furcata Cryptocoryne Wendtii 'Green Gecko' Cyperus Helferi Cryptocoryne Parva Cryptocoryne Retrospiralis Cryptocoryne Undulata Echinodorus 'Kleiner Bar' Echinodorus Osiris Eleocharis Vivipara Egeria Densa Echinodorus Vesuvius Hemianthus Micranthemoides Ludwigia Arcuata Mayaca Fluviatilis Microsorum Pteropus Microsorum Pteropus 'Windelov' Myriophyllum Mattogrossense Nymphaea Lotus (Zenkeri) 'Red' Potamogeton Gayi Rotala Indica Taxiphyllum Alternans BOG Hemianthus Callitrichoides Salvinia Natans Selaginella Erythropus Sarracenia 'Judith Hindle' Echinodorus Rubin Mondo Grass - Dwarf                             Begonia Bipinnatifida Pilea Cadieri Ficus Salicifolia Peperomia Angulata Ananas Nanus
Fish/Animals
Assorted Discus (Symphysodon aequifasciatus) 3 Red Pidgeon (+5 month-old fry, the rest are in another tank) 2 Wild Green 1 Snowfire 1 Blue/Yellow 1 Turquoise 12 Congo tetra (Phenacogrammus interruptus) 30 Rasbora espei (Trigonostigma espei) 20 German Blue Ram (Mikrogeophagus ramirezi) 2 Bolivian Rams (Microgeophagus altispinosa) 6 Panda Corydoras (Pandapanzerwels) 8 Clown Loaches (Chromobotia macracantha) 4 Albino Bristlenose (Ancistrus sp Albino) 8 Bristlenose (Ancistrus sp) 12 Otocinclus (Otocinclus affinis) 12 Amano Shrimp (Cardinia Japonica) 1 Bamboo Shrimp (Atyopsis moluccensis)
Materials
Substrate: Flourite/Riverstone mix Rocks: Slate, Quartzite Wood: Assorted Driftwood Stand/exterior trim: Cedar