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A Taste of Central America

by Chris D from / USA


Description

  • Category: American
  • Tank size: 72x18x24 inches = 134 gallons
  • Tank size: 182x45x60 cm = 507 liters

    *Updated 9/3/13*

    Not much has changed since the previous update other than the addition of an Astatheros robertsoni which I believe to be male.

    Current stock:
    1x H. pearsi
    1x V. argentea
    1x P. synspilus
    1x A. robertsoni
    2x C. sajica
    7x C. chetumalensis
    1x BN pleco

Decoration

  • Gravel: 80/20 sand and gravel mix
  • Plants:

    Sandstone boulders, river rock, oak driftwood/branches (collected locally)

Technics

  • Light: 48" and 24" BeamsWork "Freshwater Bright" LED's, 10w 6500K LED spotlight
  • Light-Duration: ~12on/12off
  • Filtration: Marineland C-530, Marineland HOT Magnum 250, AC500/110


User comments

Visitor Comments

dennis chiong maya » posted 2012/01/23 08:16 am
Riaan Strydom » posted 2012/01/24 04:46 pm
Love it - really nice
Alexander Langer (a) » posted 2012/01/25 06:19 am
Chris D » posted 2012/01/26 09:34 pm
Thanks!
Dena Clifton-Branson » posted 2012/01/26 09:39 pm
John Young » posted 2012/02/05 08:51 am
Josh Dahlin » posted 2012/02/05 03:50 pm
David Lowery » posted 2012/02/07 07:49 pm
eric eldridge » posted 2012/02/12 10:59 pm
Absolutely fantastic tank!
Wes St. Jean » posted 2012/02/12 11:01 pm
Chris D » posted 2012/02/13 05:22 pm  
Thank you!
Sebastian Gonzalo Cuerda » posted 2012/02/13 06:00 pm
Excellent !!! I really like your tank!!

Thanks Cris!!!

See you
Sebastian
Alexander Langer (a) » posted 2012/02/14 10:26 am
Mario Cruz » posted 2012/02/18 11:52 pm
Mike Branson » posted 2012/02/19 12:07 pm
barry richards » posted 2012/03/06 02:12 pm
loving the natural look mate! looks nice :D
Eric Colberg » posted 2012/03/19 12:57 pm
One of my favorite tanks on the site, great set-up!
jo tomas » posted 2012/04/16 01:22 pm
Ray LaMonica » posted 2012/06/18 06:32 pm
Dan Selph » posted 2012/06/29 06:40 am
Great setup.
Ryan Manuel » posted 2012/07/05 06:02 am
nice combination the color of stones and the drift verry nice mr. cris
Trever Laidlaw » posted 2013/02/17 02:00 pm
mike saints » posted 2013/02/18 08:44 pm
Michelle Bielozer » posted 2013/02/20 07:26 pm
sweet
wayne battista » posted 2013/03/18 05:01 pm
Awesome love the lighting
Elena Kozlova » posted 2013/03/23 05:55 pm
everything is perfect in this tank!
carlos duran » posted 2013/03/23 07:46 pm
Very nice setup!!!!!!....
Sean Mills » posted 2013/06/23 11:32 pm
patrick huynh » posted 2013/09/07 04:49 pm
Beats my tank by a mile, super classy. Love it.
George Bishop » posted 2014/02/14 10:08 am

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Latest comments:
Tyler Davis
19:29

Nice
Leo Chretien
18:28

Thanks Tang O' . Good luck with the Sumbus.
manny araujo
17:13

got albinos also
keith wirrell
13:03

Nice fish. Sweet color.
Dev H.
08:35

bip he was push 20 inches, and yes it was hard. Even though he spent a mont
J C
06:54

Perfection
bip_ 4u
06:22

How big was he when he went to his new home? I bet he was hard to part with