is a design I materialized for a client, to be displayed in an
office. The room wasn't very bright, there was only some lamps on
the desks, so I created a dark interior, that was intented to give
it a "mysterious" look, while being very plesant to watch
and very relaxing.
: 85 X 40 X 55 cm.
Temperature : 24° C.
Lights : 2 X 20 watt fluorescent tubes specific for
plants-growing (I liked the color of the light a lot, this
red-purple fluorescence, makes the tank look more intriguer, almost
Mechanical parts : 1 biological filter 30 liters plus
1 pump 650 lt/h.
Plants: Hydrocotyle leucocephala, Anubias spec.,
Cryptocoryne spec., Echinodorus spec.
Animals : Paracheirodon innesi, Corydoras aeneus, Ancistrus
leucostictus, Otocinclus arnoldi, Botia macracantha, Moenkhausia
Chemistry : KH=2, pH=7.0, GH=4, NO2=0, NO3=0
Water change : every 2 weeks, 1/3 of the total.