bam Demanding level

Rio Salobra, Pantanal, Brazil

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Brazil, Mato Grosso do Sul

Tank measures: 120x50x50 cm.

Fish: black tetra, neon tetra.

Plants: Echinodorus horizontalis, Salvinia sp., Vallisneria sp.

It is important to provide the fish withshady areas, maybe with floating plants and driftwood, dry leaves for tannin, dry tweeds.

Amazonia soil mix with Dymax amazon black sand.

Submitted by
Rex Ribay
Approved by
Roberto Reis, Francesco Denitto & Donald C. Taphorn
Geographical region
South America
Drainage Basin
Pantanal
River catchment
Water body type
River
Water body name
Salobra
Water body part
River mouth
Water body course
Lower course
Water body: tributary of
Wetland
Tributary name
Pantanal

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
24 °C
Water flow/curent
Slow

Chemical parameters

pH
Conductivity
GH
KH
Dissolved Oxygen

Aquarium information

Aquarium description

Set-up date
2/06/2021
Aquarium decoration

Dry drift wood, tweed roots, dry leavea from tannin, soil amazonia ada. Dymax amozia sand.

Floating plants.

Aquarium equipment

Led spotlight 6500k haqoos and canister filter.

Fish care

Tetra food.

Fishes:

  • Gymnocorymbus ternetzi
  • Paracheirodon innesi
Plant care

Tetra specialized fertilizer.

Plants:

  • Echinodorus horizontalis
  • Salvinia sp.
  • Vallisneria sp.
Water care

20% water change once a week. Tap water treated with boiled almond leaf extract.

Dimensions

Length
120 cm
Depth
50 cm
High
50 cm
Volume
300 L

Substrate in aquarium

Sand
Black
Pebble/Gravel
Black
Stone
Black
Stone form
Roundish
Silt/Mud
Black
Leaves
Adundant
Driftwood
Few
Submerged terrestrial vegetation
Yes