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47 gallons, planted tank



Hi! Im pretty much quiet in this forum as i usually read from other threads, today I'm back to present my tanks .
So… one of my tanks has 47 gallons, populated with a mix of fish species and also few amano shrimps.

Fauna:
AngelFish (Pterophyllum scalare) x3,
Gouramis (Trichogaster trichopterus) x2,
Siamese Algae Eater (SAE - Crossocheilus siamensis) x4,
Ancistrus (Ancistrus cirrhosus) x1,
Amano shrimps (Caridina multidentata) x5.
Pomacea (Pomacea haustrum) x2
Neritina zebra (Neritina natalensis) x2

Plants:
Microsorum pteropus,
Heteranthera zosterifolia,
Rotala rotundifolia.
Anubias barteri.

Equipments:
Aquatlantis aquarium - dimensions: W100xD41xH50cm (39.5x16.25x19.75”)
Lighting: 2x 39w T5 (TLD 840)
External filter - JBL CristalProfi e901
CO2 system – ProFlora 201u + adapt 500g CO2 bottle.

Deco:
Red wood
Aquarium sand

If you want to know more , please feel free to ask anything.
I’ve attached a pic, but I think it better shows the video below.



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Nice looking tank. Love the wood.

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Re: 47 gallons, planted tank

Absolutely beautiful!

Currently setup (down to 20!):
8x 10g grow out tanks + 1 microcrab tank
1x 20g female crayfish tank
1x 20g Endler tank
2x 20g long crayfish breeders
1x 29g breeder for Mosquito Fish
1x 29g blue crayfish growout tank
1x 45g tall Super Reds
1x 55g Wife's Shrimp tank
1x 60g Platys
1x 75g Super Reds
1x 75g + 20g long sump Cats, Pickerel, Bait, and Punkin

Waiting for room:
4x random <5 gallon
12x 5g
15x 10g
1x 17g
2x 29g
2x 55g
1x 75g
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Re: 47 gallons, planted tank

thank's

hi, now I come to you with a picture of the setup at one week distance.
The wood is darker now and Iím thinking to cover it with some moss.
I also need to trim the rotala to make it bushy.

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Re: 47 gallons, planted tank

It's doing great, and looking simply marvelous!

Currently setup (down to 20!):
8x 10g grow out tanks + 1 microcrab tank
1x 20g female crayfish tank
1x 20g Endler tank
2x 20g long crayfish breeders
1x 29g breeder for Mosquito Fish
1x 29g blue crayfish growout tank
1x 45g tall Super Reds
1x 55g Wife's Shrimp tank
1x 60g Platys
1x 75g Super Reds
1x 75g + 20g long sump Cats, Pickerel, Bait, and Punkin

Waiting for room:
4x random <5 gallon
12x 5g
15x 10g
1x 17g
2x 29g
2x 55g
1x 75g
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