#280: 110L Aquatic Garden Shrimp Katana

Steve Waldron Seattle, United States


The plants look great. Unfortunately since there isn't a photograph to be able to see the tank straight on it's hard to see the layout.
— Drinda Jacobson

Aquascape Details

Dimensions 76 × 32 × 48 cm
Title Shrimp Katana
Volume 110L
Background Plain black background on the outside. Inside background is made up of islands of carved filter sponge suction-cupped to the back of tank and planted in java fern.
Lighting one 65watt, 6700K Coralife power compact.
Filtration Eheim canister with supplementary HOB.
Plants Blyxa japonica, Bolbitis heudelotii, Christmas Moss, Cryptocoryne wendtii "Red", Helanthium tenellum, Helenthium "Vesuvius", Heterantha zosterifolia, Hydrocotyle tripartita, Mayaca fluvitalis, Micranthemum umbrosum, Microsorum pteropus "Phillipines", Microsorum pteropus "trident", Ranunculus papulentus, Rotala sp. "Nanjenshan", Philodendron sp.
Animals Seven Pseudomugil connieae; three Calico Bristlenose Pleco; three Otocinclus cocama; 300+ Crystal Red Shrimp of various color forms
Materials ADA Amazonia aquasoil covering a base of Turface as substrate. A curling piece of bogwood encrusted with moss and epiphytes. Sponge-covered intake filter tube seeded with various ferns, mosses and a bit of Philodendron growing hydroponically. Wall of java fern.
Additional Information No CO2, No fertilizer besides fish food. 50% water changes every week. Tank has been running since July 4th, 2010.

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