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  1. #441

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    get another tank...


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    Quote Originally Posted by Angelfish11788 View Post
    get another tank...
    You came late to the party LOL but the answer is still NO MORE TANKS
    30 g FW planted:corys, female ABNP, blue angel, harleys, zebra danios, rummies,
    15 g FW planted:2 male guppies, neons, pygmy corys, clown pleco, 4 types of shrimp, assassin snails
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    Quote Originally Posted by fishmommie View Post
    You came late to the party LOL but the answer is still NO MORE TANKS
    Hmmm...you still don't sound to certain about that.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Taurus View Post
    Hmmm...you still don't sound to certain about that.
    Hummmm .... and I'm starting to wonder if English is your first language

    try this:

    NO MORE TANKS!!!!!! NO MORE TANKS!!!!!! NO MORE TANKS!!!!!! NO MORE TANKS!!!!!!

    Clear now??
    30 g FW planted:corys, female ABNP, blue angel, harleys, zebra danios, rummies,
    15 g FW planted:2 male guppies, neons, pygmy corys, clown pleco, 4 types of shrimp, assassin snails
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  5. #445

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    I do believe this journal is well overdue an update
    "Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known." Carl Sagan

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  6. #446

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    Okay. Firefly was right. this journal is well over due for an update so I shot some video and a few stills of the tank.
    My current stock is 3 blood parrots (which I adore) one Electric Blue Jack Dempsey, one gold sev, one jurupari, a pair of kribs, a baby clown pleco, 7 male congo tetras, my single dwarf gourami (my very first fish) and several apple snails that I raised. This is the original stock from when I set up this tank well over a year ago. Oh - and I have one lone colombian tetra that I couldn't catch when I rehomed the others to the LFS. I'll try again next time I make a trip to the LFS but for now, he thinks he's a congo and shoals with them.
    Originally I had a blue angel in this tank but she became very ill and I had to QT her for six weeks last spring. Happy to say she survived and is now thriving in a 30 gal with some harleys and zebra danios, cory cats and a BNP because when I attempted to return her to the 90, she turned into a holy terror and upset the entire tank.

    I original decorated with silk plants in addition to the large piece of real driftwood and larger rocks, however I finally made the switch. The driftwood is now planted with nanas, java fern, hornwort and anacharas. Fortunately, all the fish leave the plants alone. I love the look, love that it helps with both nitrates and brown algae.

    I'm running the same filters, dual heaters and have not yet missed a weekly water change of 50 - 70% but I'm thinking of adding another canister as the fish are maturing nicely and I think the extra filtration would be beneficial to them. IE - the ebjd was barely over an inch when I got him and he's now a strapping 5+ inches nose to tail.

    All and all, it's a very peaceful tank - especially considering the cichlids. Maybe it's because they grew up together. Maybe because they have not yet reached full maturity, but in any case, only rarely do I see the occasional chest bump or chase. Hope it stays that way.

    I feed shrimp pellets, cichlid pellets & flake food + once a week they get frozen blood worms and once a week they get frozen brine shrimp. The pleco and the snails devour a slice of zucchini daily and love to also have some super soft spirulina pellets and veggie wafers. The tank is fed once a day - in the morning - and I fast them on the day I change the water and vac the substrate.

    I think that about covers it but if you have any questions, just ask.
    Here's the video. Photos to follow in the next post
    30 g FW planted:corys, female ABNP, blue angel, harleys, zebra danios, rummies,
    15 g FW planted:2 male guppies, neons, pygmy corys, clown pleco, 4 types of shrimp, assassin snails
    90 Gal Journal: http://bit.ly/1vC7gVX
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    here are some still shots from different angles. As I snap these photos I realize how badly I need a better camera, so apologies up front.
    Here's a side shot of the ebjd and 2 of the bp's with a congo tossed in for good measure
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    this is at the other end of the tank with the gold sev and a bp being shy. you can also spot one of the kribs and some of the congos. note the broken crockery. the ebjd and the bp's love it. I have two in the tank and don't see any possibility of getting rid of them soon.
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    Last edited by fishmommie; 01-26-2014 at 12:52 AM.
    30 g FW planted:corys, female ABNP, blue angel, harleys, zebra danios, rummies,
    15 g FW planted:2 male guppies, neons, pygmy corys, clown pleco, 4 types of shrimp, assassin snails
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    my sweet jurupari.
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    a bad pic of the male krib. he's really starting to show some color
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    that bnp photo was supposed to something else LOL now I can't get it delected. So - that's my albino bnp in my 30 gal. a bonus shot :o)
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    Last edited by fishmommie; 01-26-2014 at 12:59 AM.
    30 g FW planted:corys, female ABNP, blue angel, harleys, zebra danios, rummies,
    15 g FW planted:2 male guppies, neons, pygmy corys, clown pleco, 4 types of shrimp, assassin snails
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    And finally - one of the blood parrots in her crock - which needs to be cleaned of some green algae :o(
    1-5 gal parot in crock 032.JPG
    30 g FW planted:corys, female ABNP, blue angel, harleys, zebra danios, rummies,
    15 g FW planted:2 male guppies, neons, pygmy corys, clown pleco, 4 types of shrimp, assassin snails
    90 Gal Journal: http://bit.ly/1vC7gVX
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    Lovely fish. The pleco is adorable!

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