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Krabi River Tributary, Krabi Province, Thailand

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Thailand, Krabi Province

The 45L forms a shallow bank of a pool, where roots emerge from the substrate. It is filled with small twigs and leaf litter, with grass emersed from the surface.

Submitted by
Matt Gwilliam
Approved by
Heok Hee Ng & Greg Martin
Geographical region
Southeastern Asia
Drainage Basin
Krabi River
River catchment
Water body type
Stream
Water body name
Krabi River
Water body part
Pool
Water body course
Water body: tributary of
Tributary name

Videos above and below water

Water Chemistry

Water information

Water type
Fresh water
Water color
Mixed water
Water transparency
Medium
Concentration of sediments
Medium
Water temperature
25 °C
Water flow/curent
None

Chemical parameters

pH
6.5
Conductivity
GH
KH
Dissolved Oxygen

Aquarium information

Aquarium description

Set-up date
June, 2023
Aquarium decoration

Sand of a similar colour found in the natural environment was used, covered in a thin layer of leaf litter and small botanicals.

Driftwood was used to represent the fallen branches and roots found emerging from the bank.

Aquarium equipment
  • Seachem Tidal 35
  • Luminie light
  • Aquael heater 50W
Fish care

There is very little work done in this aquarium. Regular water changes and fish feeding.

Fishes:

  • Trigonostigma espei (Danionidae)
Plant care

Long grass was planted emersed to create a marginal area.

Aquatic plants:

  • Lemna minor (Araceae)
  • Pistia stratiotes (Araceae)

Wetland plants:

  • Phalaris arundinacea (Poaceae)
Water care

Dimensions

Length
75 cm
Depth
30 cm
High
20 cm
Volume
45 L

Substrate in aquarium

Sand
Beige
Pebble/Gravel
Stone
Stone form
Silt/Mud
Leaves
Many
Driftwood
Few
Submerged terrestrial vegetation
Yes

Sitography

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