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1. 02 gal QT tank
02 gal QT tank

No species assigned to this aquarium.
Dimensions 30.5 x 15.2 x 20.3cm (12 x 6 x 8")
Volume 9.4 litres, 2.1 UK gallons or 2.5 US gallons
pH 6.5 to 6.6
Conductivity 300 to 500µs
Temperature 22.5-24.5°C or 72.5-76.1°F (Show species within this range)
Current Air (vertical)
Furniture Fine gravel substrate, driftwood, Java fern, and floating Java moss
Filtration Sponge filter driven by air pump
Lighting Ambient (room lighting)
Heating None (room temperature)
Feeding
1.NLS Thera A pellets, 1mm (dry / prepared) daily
2.Live tubifex worms (live) occasionally
Created 2016-03-16 Running for 7 years, 11 months, 20 days
Updated 2016-11-16
2. 10 gal @ work #01
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No species assigned to this aquarium.
Dimensions 50.8 x 25.4 x 30.5cm (20 x 10 x 12")
Volume 39.3 litres, 8.6 UK gallons or 10.4 US gallons
Current Air (vertical)
Feeding No foods recorded
Created 2016-11-16 Running for 6 years, 4 months, 27 days
Updated 2017-10-08
3. 10 gal @ work #02
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No species assigned to this aquarium.
Dimensions 50.8 x 25.4 x 30.5cm (20 x 10 x 12")
Volume 39.3 litres, 8.6 UK gallons or 10.4 US gallons
Current Air (vertical)
Feeding No foods recorded
Created 2016-11-16 Running for 6 years, 4 months, 27 days
Updated 2017-10-08
4. 10 gal @ work #03
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Species List
(6)
Tatia gyrina
(6)
Rineloricaria eigenmanni
Dimensions 50.8 x 26.7 x 32cm (20 x 11 x 13")
Volume 43.4 litres, 9.5 UK gallons or 11.5 US gallons
Current Air (vertical)
Feeding No foods recorded
Created 2017-02-22 Running for 6 years, 30 days
Updated 2018-02-04
5. 10 gal @ work #04
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No species assigned to this aquarium.
Dimensions 50.8 x 26.7 x 32cm (20 x 11 x 13")
Volume 43.4 litres, 9.5 UK gallons or 11.5 US gallons
Current Air (vertical)
Feeding No foods recorded
Created 2017-05-09 Running for 6 years, 30 days
Updated 2018-02-04
6. 10 gal @ work #05
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No species assigned to this aquarium.
Dimensions 50.8 x 26.7 x 32cm (20 x 11 x 13")
Volume 43.4 litres, 9.5 UK gallons or 11.5 US gallons
Current Air (vertical)
Feeding No foods recorded
Created 2017-05-09 Running for 6 years, 30 days
Updated 2018-02-04
7. 10 gal @ work #06
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No species assigned to this aquarium.
Dimensions 50.8 x 26.7 x 32cm (20 x 11 x 13")
Volume 43.4 litres, 9.5 UK gallons or 11.5 US gallons
Current Strong(air)
Water Dechlorinated with AquaVitro Alpha
Furniture Thin layer of pool filter sand and a few cobble stones.
Filtration Marineland power head attached to an AquaClear filter cartridge.
Lighting 12L:12D photoperiod with fluorescent bulb
Heating Unheated
Feeding No foods recorded
Created 2017-08-17 Running for 6 years, 8 months, 4 days
Updated 2018-02-04
8. 10 gal @ work #07
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No species assigned to this aquarium.
Dimensions 50.8 x 26.7 x 32cm (20 x 11 x 13")
Volume 43.4 litres, 9.5 UK gallons or 11.5 US gallons
Current Air (vertical)
Feeding No foods recorded
Created 2017-09-25 Running for 6 years, 30 days
Updated 2018-02-04
9. 10 gal @ work #08
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No species assigned to this aquarium.
Dimensions 50.8 x 26.7 x 32cm (20 x 11 x 13")
Volume 43.4 litres, 9.5 UK gallons or 11.5 US gallons
Current Air (vertical)
Feeding No foods recorded
Created 2017-09-25 Running for 6 years, 30 days
Updated 2018-02-04
10. 10 gal @ work #09
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No species assigned to this aquarium.
Dimensions 50.8 x 26.7 x 32cm (20 x 11 x 13")
Volume 43.4 litres, 9.5 UK gallons or 11.5 US gallons
Current Air (vertical)
Feeding No foods recorded
Created 2017-09-25 Running for 6 years, 30 days
Updated 2018-02-04
11. 10 gal @ work #10
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Species List
(6)
Microglanis aff. poecilus
Feeding No foods recorded
Created 2017-09-25
Updated Never
12. 10 gal @ work #11
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No species assigned to this aquarium.
Feeding No foods recorded
Created 2023-07-27
Updated Never
13. 10 gal @ work #12
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No species assigned to this aquarium.
Feeding No foods recorded
Created 2023-07-27
Updated Never
14. 10 gal #1
10 gal #1

Species List
(7)
Corydoras (lineage 7) venezuelanus
Dimensions 50.8 x 25.4 x 30.5cm (20 x 10 x 12")
Volume 39.3 litres, 8.6 UK gallons or 10.4 US gallons
pH 7.5 to 7.7
Conductivity 300 to 500µs
Temperature 29.0-30.0°C or 84.2-86°F (Show species within this range)
Current Strong
Water 75% water change every 1-2 weeks.
Furniture 10 gallon aquarium with play sand substrate, two pieces of driftwood (one sunken, one floating (even though waterlogged), some slate rocks, bamboo caves and pipes, a terra cotta cave/rock, and lots of smooth round river stones. Some Java moss attached to floating wood.
Filtration Aqueon QuietFlow 30 HOB filter, and an AquaClear model 30 powerhead with venturi.
Lighting T-5 fluorescent from an adjacent tank illuminates this tank. 12L:12D photoperiod controlled by an electric timer.
Heating Aqueon 100W heater set to 84F.
Feeding
1.Algae Wafers (dry / prepared) few times a week
2.Raw sweet potato (dry / prepared) few times a week
3.Brussels sprouts boiled (dry / prepared) few times a week
4.Cocktail shrimp (frozen) occasionally
Created 2015-12-10 Running for 8 years, 2 months, 27 days
Updated 2016-09-27
15. 10 gal #2
10 gal #2

No species assigned to this aquarium.
Dimensions 50.8 x 25.4 x 30.5cm (20 x 10 x 12")
Volume 39.3 litres, 8.6 UK gallons or 10.4 US gallons
pH 7.4 to 7.8
Conductivity 400 to 700µs
Temperature 20.0-25.5°C or 68-77.9°F (Show species within this range)
Current Medium(air)
Water Tapwater dechlorinated with SeaChem Prime. 75% water change every other day.
Furniture Standard 10 gal aquarium with 1-2 mm gravel substrate, about 3/4 inch deep. Lots of round and flat smooth river stones, 2"-4" diameter, and one piece of driftwood.
Filtration Elite A-902 Double Sponge Filter. Additional aeration and horizontal current provided by a 3" airstone positioned under a Fluval recirculating powerhead.
Lighting Deep Blue Deluxe Aquarium Hood with T-5, controlled by a timer set to a 14L:10D photoperiod, beginning at 6:30AM. The long photoperiod is intended to promote algae growth on rocks to feed the rubberlips.
Heating None. Temperature fluctuates with room temperature.
Feeding
1.Algae Wafers (dry / prepared) daily
2.Raw sweet potato (dry / prepared) few times a week
3.Omega One shrimp pellets (dry / prepared) few times a week
4.Spinach (live) occasionally
5.Live tubifex worms (live) occasionally
6.NLS Thera A pellets, 1mm (dry / prepared) few times a week
Created 2016-05-22 Running for 7 years, 9 months, 14 days
Updated 2016-09-27
16. 10 gal #3 nursery
10 gal #3 nursery

Species List
(7)
Ancistrus sp. `WABENMUSTER`
Dimensions 50.8 x 25.4 x 30.5cm (20 x 10 x 12")
Volume 39.3 litres, 8.6 UK gallons or 10.4 US gallons
pH 6.3 to 6.5
Conductivity 400 to 500µs
Temperature 25.5-26.5°C or 77.9-79.7°F (Show species within this range)
Current Gentle(air)
Water Tapwater dechlorinated with SeaChem Prime. pH adjusted using SeaChem Neutral Regulator and Discus Buffer in a 1:2 ratio (1/2 teaspoon NR: 1 teaspoon DB per 10 gall.)
Furniture 10 gallon aquarium with play sand substrate, a piece of Mopani driftwood, and a large bunch of Java moss. Also one Anubias plant and a lot of duckweed on the surface. Currently this tank is stocked with juvenile albino bristlenoses, juvenile Corydoras aeneus, and juvenile Scleromystax barbatus.
Filtration HOB power filter and a sponge filter
Lighting T-5 fluorescent hood on a 12L:12D photoperiod controlled by an electrical timer.
Heating 100 W submersible Aqueon heater set to 78F
Feeding
1.New Life Spectrum Thera A 1 mm pellets (dry / prepared) daily
2.Sweet potato fresh (live) daily
3.Live tubifex worms (live) weekly
Created 2014-09-12 Running for 11 years, 2 months, 6 days
Updated 2016-09-27
17. 10 gal #4
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No species assigned to this aquarium.
Dimensions 50.8 x 25.4 x 30.5cm (20 x 10 x 12")
Volume 39.3 litres, 8.6 UK gallons or 10.4 US gallons
pH 7.3 to 7.7
Conductivity 300 to 500µs
Temperature 25.5-26.5°C or 77.9-79.7°F (Show species within this range)
Current Air (vertical)
Water Dechlorinated with SeaChem Prime.
Furniture Sand substrate and masses of Java moss... Plus some annoying snails which came with the moss. :-(
Filtration Sponge filter, with a split airline leading to an airstone for extra aeration.
Lighting Passive
Heating None
Feeding
1.NLS Thera A pellets, 1mm (dry / prepared) daily
2.Black worms (live) few times a week
Created 2016-09-27 Running for 7 years, 5 months, 8 days
Updated 2016-09-27
18. 10 gal #5
10 gal #5

No species assigned to this aquarium.
Dimensions 50.8 x 25.4 x 30.5cm (20 x 10 x 12")
Volume 39.3 litres, 8.6 UK gallons or 10.4 US gallons
pH 7.3 to 7.7
Conductivity 400 to 500µs
Temperature 28.5-29.5°C or 83.3-85.1°F (Show species within this range)
Current Medium
Water Tap water dechlorinated with aquavitro alpha. Fluval wavemaker adds water current to tank.
Furniture Sand, cobbles, slate, bamboo pipes
Filtration Sponge filter
Lighting None
Heating Fluval E100 set to 85F.
Feeding
1.Black worms (live) few times a week
Created 2018-02-15 Running for 6 years, 20 days
Updated 2018-02-15
19. 15 gal Clown Pleco tank
15 gal Clown Pleco tank

Species List
(19)
Ancistrus sp. `RIO UCAYALI`
Dimensions 61 x 30.5 x 30.5cm (24 x 12 x 12")
Volume 56.6 litres, 12.5 UK gallons or 15 US gallons
pH 6.2 to 7.6
Conductivity 600 to 600µs
Temperature 24.5-27.0°C or 76.1-80.6°F (Show species within this range)
Current Strong
Water Hydor Koralia Nano recirculating pump provides water current. An airstone is positioned underneath the Koralia Nano to add bubbles to the forced water current (hopefully simulating a natural turbulent aeration).
Furniture 2-3 mm gravel, about 1/2 inch deep, with several pieces of driftwood (Mopani, Manzanita, and random wood), some slate rocks, flat smooth stones, and a few plants. Four bamboo pipes, and 2 PVC pipes (with a capped end), each 4-5 inch long and 1 inch diameter, included as caves.
Filtration Aqueon QuietFlow 30, with a block of sponge added to the intake as a pre-filter
Lighting T5 fluorescent on a timer set to a 12h:12h Light:Dark cycle.
Heating Submersible heater set to approximately 80F/26.5C.
Feeding
1.Algae Pellets (dry / prepared) occasionally
2.Sweet potato fresh (live) occasionally
3.Bogwood (dry / prepared) daily
Created 2014-09-12 Running for 9 years, 2 months, 7 days
Updated 2016-02-03
20. 20 gal high @ work #1
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No species assigned to this aquarium.
Feeding No foods recorded
Created 2023-07-27
Updated Never
21. 20 gal high Centromochlus tank
20 gal high Centromochlus tank

Species List
(4)
Hypancistrus sp. (L201)
Dimensions 61 x 30.5 x 40.6cm (24 x 12 x 16")
Volume 75.5 litres, 16.6 UK gallons or 19.9 US gallons
pH 7.3 to 7.5
Conductivity 400 to 600µs
Temperature 26.0-27.5°C or 78.8-81.5°F (Show species within this range)
Current Medium
Water 50-75% water change weekly, using 5 gal distilled water, and the remainder tapwater treated with SeaChem Prime.
Furniture Medium-coarse gray sand substrate. Tank décor includes driftwood and rounded river stones of different sizes piled in the tank; Hydrocotyle leucocephala plants. Also, 1 inch diameter bamboo pipes and an EASY AQUA ceramic 3-tube mini "shrimp tubes" structure. Tankmates include 5 golden tetras (Hemigrammus rodwayi).
Filtration Aqueon QuietFlow 30 HOB filter. A Fluval Sea CP1 circulation pump is added for extra circulation.
Lighting Fluoresecent T5 for daytime, and one blue LED for night. Powered by a timer on a 12L:12D cycle.
Heating 100W submersible heater, set to 80F.
Feeding
1.San Francisco Bay brine shrimp flakes (dry / prepared) daily
2.Live tubifex worms (live) few times a week
3.Algae Pellets (dry / prepared) few times a week
4.San francisco bay frozen brine shrimp (frozen) occasionally
5.Wood (dry / prepared) daily
Created 2015-08-17 Running for 8 years, 6 months, 21 days
Updated 2017-04-29
22. 20 gal long @ work #1
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No species assigned to this aquarium.
Feeding No foods recorded
Created 2023-07-27
Updated Never
23. 20 gal long @ work #2
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No species assigned to this aquarium.
Feeding No foods recorded
Created 2018-02-04
Updated Never
24. 20 gal long @ work #3
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No species assigned to this aquarium.
Feeding No foods recorded
Created 2017-09-25
Updated Never
25. 20 gal long Ninja wood cat tank
20 gal long Ninja wood cat tank

No species assigned to this aquarium.
Dimensions 76.2 x 30.5 x 30.5cm (30 x 12 x 12")
Volume 70.8 litres, 15.6 UK gallons or 18.7 US gallons
pH 7.3 to 7.6
Conductivity 200 to 300µs
Temperature 26.5-27.0°C or 79.7-80.6°F (Show species within this range)
Current Air (vertical)
Water 50-50 blend of tap water and distilled water, treated with Seachem Prime.
Furniture Pool filter sand for substrate, smooth round River cobblestones, manzanita branches, clay and bamboo caves.
Filtration HMF
Lighting LED
Heating Submersible heater
Feeding
1.Black worms (live) few times a week
Created 2017-04-29 Running for 6 years, 10 months, 25 days
Updated 2018-02-14
26. 29 gal @ work #1
29 gal @ work #1

Species List
(4)
(18)
Dekeyseria picta
Dimensions 76.2 x 30.5 x 45.7cm (30 x 12 x 18")
Volume 106.2 litres, 23.4 UK gallons or 28.1 US gallons
Current Air (vertical)
Feeding No foods recorded
Created 2018-02-04 Running for 5 years, 9 months, 18 days
Updated 2018-05-18
27. 29 gal @ work #2
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Species List
(10)
Microsynodontis sp. (1)
Feeding No foods recorded
Created 2018-02-04
Updated Never
28. 30 gal_breeder
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Species List
(7)
Corydoras (lineage 8 sub-clade 4) delphax
Dimensions 91.9 x 46.2 x 32.8cm (36 x 18 x 13")
Volume 139.3 litres, 30.6 UK gallons or 36.8 US gallons
pH 7 to 7.7
Temperature 25.0-25.0°C or 77-77°F (Show species within this range)
Current Medium
Water Dechlorinated with Aqua Vitro alpha.
Furniture Sand bottom, Manzanita wood, and a few large cobblestones
Filtration SeaChem Tidal 75 HOB
Lighting Fluval LED
Heating Fluval 200-Watt E series heater set to 77F.
Feeding
1.Black worms (live) weekly
Created 2019-10-25 Running for 4 years, 4 months, 23 days
Updated 2019-10-25
29. 36 gal Aqueon Bowfront Community tank
36 gal Aqueon Bowfront Community tank

Species List
(18)
Auchenipterichthys coracoideus
(8)
Corydoras (lineage 7) eques
(8)
Hypancistrus debilittera
Dimensions 76.2 x 33 x 53.3cm (30 x 13 x 21")
Volume 134.2 litres, 29.5 UK gallons or 35.5 US gallons
pH 6.3 to 6.6
Conductivity 600 to 600µs
Temperature 24.5-26.0°C or 76.1-78.8°F (Show species within this range)
Current Medium
Water 50% water change weekly. Recently on advice of a LFS owner, I've started adding MicrobeLift PL to help stabilize N waste levels and a mix of SeaChem Neutral Regulator and Discus buffer to adjust pH to about 6.6.
Furniture Aquarium is an Aqueon Bowfront 36 gal aquarium, with a fine gravel (almost sandy) substrate, driftwood, and live plants (swords, banana plants, java ferns, java moss, others).
Filtration Aqueon QuietFlow 50
Lighting I use the Aqueon hood made for the bowfront aquarium, fitted with a 24" General Electric "wide spectrum Plant and Aquarium" fluorescent bulb from Home Depot. Light is controlled by a timer set to an 12hr Light: 12hr Dark cycle.
Heating Aqueon submersible heater set to about 78 deg F.
Feeding
1.Aqueon flakes (dry / prepared) daily
2.Spirulina Wafer (dry / prepared) few times a week
3.New Life Spectrum Thera A (dry / prepared) daily
4.Live tubifex worms (live) few times a week
Created 2014-09-11 Running for 11 years, 2 months, 10 days
Updated 2016-06-26
30. 40 gal @ work
40 gal @ work

No species assigned to this aquarium.
Dimensions 91.5 x 38 x 41cm (36 x 15 x 16")
Volume 142.6 litres, 31.4 UK gallons or 37.7 US gallons
Current Air (vertical)
Feeding No foods recorded
Created 2016-12-09 Running for 7 years, 2 months, 26 days
Updated 2017-02-22
31. 40 gal_breeder @ work #1
40 gal_breeder @ work #1

Species List
(5)
Dimensions 92.1 x 46.4 x 43.2cm (36 x 18 x 17")
Volume 184.3 litres, 40.5 UK gallons or 48.7 US gallons
Feeding No foods recorded
Created 2017-10-08 Running for 4 years, 10 months, 25 days
Updated 2019-04-10
32. 40 gal_breeder @ work #2
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No species assigned to this aquarium.
Feeding No foods recorded
Created 2017-10-08
Updated Never
33. 60 gal greenhouse tank
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No species assigned to this aquarium.
Feeding No foods recorded
Created 2023-07-27
Updated Never
34. 75 gal Batrochoglanis cf villosus tank
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No species assigned to this aquarium.
Feeding No foods recorded
Created 2023-07-27
Updated Never
35. 75 gal Panaqolus tank
75 gal Panaqolus tank

Species List
(7)
Corydoras (lineage 7) zygatus
(11)
Chaetostoma aff. microps
(1)
Chaetostoma chimu
(3)
Panaqolus albomaculatus
(9)
Panaqolus sp. (L397)
(8)
Peckoltia compta
(6)
Pseudopimelodus aff. bufonius
Dimensions 121.9 x 45.7 x 53.3cm (48 x 18 x 21")
Volume 297.3 litres, 65.4 UK gallons or 78.5 US gallons
pH 7.3 to 7.8
Conductivity 200 to 400µs
Temperature 24.5-28.0°C or 76.1-82.4°F (Show species within this range)
Current Medium(air)
Water Tap water treated with SeaChem Prime
Furniture Manzanita branches, driftwood, river stones, grey sand mixed with playsand. Also two oak caves and one clay cave. I tried a grapevine, but it became a slimy mess in there, so I removed it.
Filtration Aqueon QuietFlow 55/75 HOB (x2), each with foam prefilters.
Lighting 4ft long T.E.D. brand LED light bar. (TED is a local brand out of Central California)
Heating Fluval E series heater set to 80F.
Feeding
1.Raw sweet potato (dry / prepared) few times a week
2.Zucchini raw (live) few times a week
3.NLS Thera A pellets, 1mm (dry / prepared) few times a week
4.Omega One super color veggie kelp pellets (dry / prepared) few times a week
5.Zoo Med earthworm flakes (dry / prepared) few times a week
6.Clams boiled (frozen) weekly
Created 2016-06-26 Running for 7 years, 8 months, 9 days
Updated 2016-08-18
36. 75 gal Rio Nanay tank
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No species assigned to this aquarium.
Feeding No foods recorded
Created 2021-12-26
Updated Never