Monday, 20 August 2012 14:18

Aqueon Long 20g

Last Update (8/23/12)

One of my first planted tanks, using lucky bamboo (dracaena sanderiana) as part of the hardscape. Row of stems in the background, interspersed variety of rosettes and runners in the mid and fore-ground.

Equipment:

- 20 gallon long tank from Petco - $20
- 2x AquaClear 50 Power Filters with Edge Pre-Filter Sponges - $50
Hydrofarm Grow Light System (single T5HO 54w) - $50
- Black Kyrlon Paint for the background - $10

Fauna:

- 20x Fire Red Shrimp (neocaridina heteropoda)
- 10x Crystal Black Shrimp (caridina cantonensis)
- 10x Orange Eye Blue Tigger / OEBT (caridina cantonensis)
- 11x Sulawesi Cardinal (caridina dennerli)
- 8x Blue Bee (paracaridina)
- 3x Otocinclus
- 3x Celestial Pearl Danios (galaxy rasboras)
- 4x Dwarf Emerald Rasboras / Danios
- 7x Mosquito Rasboras
- 8x Corydoras Pygmaeus
- ?? Malaysian Trumpet Snails, Ramshorn Snails, Pond/Bladderwort Snails
- ?? Copepods, Amphipods (Gammarus), Ostracods, Cladoceras 

Flora:

- Blyxa Japonica
- Ludwigia Grandulosa
- Lobelia Cardinalis
- Crypt Wendti Red
- Crypt Parva
- Sagittaria Subulata
- Lindernia Parviflora Var 'Variegated'
- Hydrocotyle Leucocephala (Brazilian Pennywort)
- Nuphar Lutea V. 'Cape Fear'
- Ludwigia Arcuata
- Limnophila Vietnam Mini
- Narrow Leaf Java Fern
- Fissidens
- Limnophila Aromatica
- Limnophila Repens Mini
- Star Repens
- Hygrophila Polysperma
- Green Cabomba
- Hygrophila Pinnatifida
- Rotala Macrandra 'Green'
- Rotala Macranda 'Japan Red'
- Lucky Bamboo (Dracaena)
- Eriocaulon Parkeri
- Hemianthus Micranthemoides (HM)
- Dwarf Hair Grass "Belem"
- Ludwigia Repens Red
- Rotala Wallachii
- Myriophyllum Mattogrossense
- Pogostemon Stellatus
- Hygrophila sp. 'Tiger'
- Christmas Moss, Java Moss, Fissidens
- Hemianthus Callitrichoides (HC or Dwarf Baby Tears)
- Marsilea Minuta
- Amazon Micro Sword
- Frogbits, Red Root Floaters, Dwarf Water Lettuce

Progression:

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Outside: 

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