Entry #110: 81L Biotope Aquascape: Malay Peninsula stream
Pawel Piotrowski, Warszawa Poland
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Aquascape Details

Tank Size 60 x 30 x 45 cm (24 x 12 x 18 in)
Volume 81L (21 gallons)
Background 3D root background
Lighting Arcadia Original Tropical 15 W, Arcadia Fresh Water 15 W
Filtration Tetra Tec Ex600
This layout was designed to simulate a small sluggish stream from Malay Peninsula. Many plants makes hiding places for fish. First plan without plants make some space to swim. Substrate was compromise between sugar-fine sand and thick gravel. Fine gravel with fertilizer (Tropica Plant Substrate) under, was used to promote plant growth.
Title Malay Peninsula stream
Plants Cryptocoryne crispatula, Cryptocoryne cordata, Hygrophila thailand
Fish/Animals Rasbora heteromorpha, Barbus pentazona, Pangio kuhlii, Trichopsis vittatus, Crossocheilus siamensis
fine gravel