125gal Info

This is a biotope tank, it attempts to recreate a biotope that would be found in the Rio Napo system, near Iquitos Peru.

 

Tank stats:

Length.........................71.50"

Width..........................17.25"

Height.........................21.50"

Tank Volume....................114 gal

Tank Material Weight...........181 lb

Actual Water Volume...................102 gal

Water Weight...................856 lb

Substrate Type.................Sand

Substrate Weight...............229 lb

Approximate Total Weight.......1267 lb

Heating Capability............1500 W

Sump Water Volume............110 gal

 

Fish:

7 Pterophyllum scalare "Peruvian Angelfish" (F2 & F3)

 

30 Petitella georgiae "False Rummy-Nose Tetra" (F0)

 

8 Corydoras napoensis "Rio Napo Cory" (F0)

 

Plants:

Floating Pistia stratiotes "Water Lettuce"

 

Emersed Syngonium podophyllum "Arrowhead Vine"

(Arrowhead is not authentic to this biotope, I have not been

able to get an authentic emersed growing plant yet)