The Tropical Tank Homepage
Article Library Fish Index Tank Setups Forum Links
 
Tank Setups:
My Tanks
Friends &
Visitors Tanks
 

What's New:

Big Fish Campaign

Article on the Big Fish Campaign.

Recently added: article on Feeding Tropical Fish.

All Updates

 
Site Map
Email
About this site
 
Find The Tropical Tank on Facebook Follow The Tropical Tank on Twitter
 

Enjoyed this site?

AquaRank.com
Vote for it and
visit other ranked
aquarium sites...

 
 

Tank 7: 64 gal Polypterus and Knifefish tank

This tank houses 2 species of Polypterus and a Knifefish (Notopterus notopterus).

Tank Size (LxWxH) 48x24x18" (122x61x46cm)
Volume 64 imp gallons/77 US gallons/290 litres
Filtration Eheim Pro-II 2028 external canister filter and Hagen Trio 2000 internal filter.
Heating Heated room
Lighting Low - fluorescent room lighting only.
Substrate Thin layer of aquarium sand
Decor Bogwood, artificial plants.
Background 3-D effect artificial background
Water parameters Temp=26oC ; pH=6.8-7.2 ; GH=4 ; KH=3
25% water change every week.
Fish stock 2 Polypterus buettikoferi (approx 9")
4 Polypterus senegalus (approx 7-9")
1 Asian knifefish (Notopterus notopterus) (8")

 

Tank 1
(Leiarius pictus)
Tank 2
(Siamese Tigers)
Tank 3
(Polypterus)
Tank 4
(African)
Tank 5
(Wolf Cichlid)
Tank 6
(Brackish)
Tank 7
(Polypterus)
Tank 8
(Puffers)
Tank 9
(Mudskippers)
Tank 10
(Polypterus)
Tank 11
(Newts)
Tank 12
(Polypterus)
Tank 13
(Wolf Fish)
Tank 14
(Planted Tank)
Tank 15
(W. African)
Tank 16
(Turtle)
Tank 17
(Empty)
Tank 18
(Wolf Fish)
Tank 19
(Mudskippers)
Tank 20
(Nano Reef)
Tank 21
(Turtle)
Tank 22-26
(Shrimp)
Tank 27
(Nano Planted)
Fish House
(Setting up)
Previous Tank Setups and Fish:
Southeast Asian Planted Tank Malawi Mbuna Tank
Tanganyika Tank Malawi 'Haps' Tank

Back to Tank Setups

 

 

Google
 
[Home] [Article Library] [Fish Index] [Tank Setups] [Forum] [Site Map]
 
 

The Tropical Tank Copyright © 2000-2016 Sean Evans This website was last updated on 20th January 2016