40G Mixed Reef

North Carolina
Volume 40 Gallons
Dimensions 36'' x 18'' x 16''
Make Tetra
Model 40 Gallon Breeder
Timeline

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Measurements

410
Calcium
Temperature
pH
7.4
Alkalinity
Salinity
437
Potassium
Iodine
Iron
Phosphate
Nitrate
Magnesium
TDS

Inhabitants

4 Fish

Chalk Bass Serranus tortugarum
Kaudern's Cardinal Pterapogon kauderni
Ocellaris Clownfish Amphiprion ocellaris
Ocellaris Clownfish Amphiprion ocellaris

17 Corals

Acan Brain Coral, Green Acanthastrea echinata
Acan Brain Coral, Red Acanthastrea echinata
Acropora Coral Acropora sp
BC Rainbow in Spain sp sp
Bali Green Slimer Acropora yongei
Birdsnest Coral Seriatopora hystrix
Green Duncan Polyp Duncanopsammia axifuga
Hammer / Anchor Coral Euphyllia ancora
Kenya Tree Coral Capnella sp.
ORA Pearlberry Acropora desalwii
Orange Leaf Plate Montipora Montipora capricornis
PC Rainbow sp sp
POTO Purple Bonsai sp sp
Red Planet Acro Acropora hyacinthus
Unknown Mille sp sp
Vivid Life and Death Millipora Millipora Acropora

31 Invertebrate

7 Blue Legged Hermit Crab Clibanarius tricolor
8 Mexican Red Leg Hermit Crab Clibanarius digueti
2 Mussel Clam sp sp
Nassarius Snail Nassarius sp.
Tiger Sand Conch Strombus spp.
5 Turbo Snail Turbo fluctuosa

Equipment

Lighting
Maxspect RSX RS-150
Aquarium
Pump
Filter
Vertex Somatic 60S Filter Sock Holder
Sump
Vertex Somatic 60S Sump
AutoTopOff
XPAqua Duetto ATO
Refractometer
Accessory
Cobalt Dual USB Air Pump
Vertex Somatic 60S Double Stack Dosing Vessel
Vertex Somatic 60S Pump Basket
Vertex Somatic 60S Pump Basket Filter
Medication

Dosing See more

Vibrant · Brightwell Aquatics MicroBacter7 · Brightwell Aquatics NeoPhos · Red Sea Coral Colors Part A · Red Sea Coral Colors Part B · Red Sea Coral Colors Part C · Red Sea Coral Colors Part D · Brightwell Aquatics NeoNitro · Seachem Reef Builder · BRS Calcium Chloride · Red Sea No3:Po4-X · Red Sea Reef Foundation Part B · Potassium Nitrate · Red Sea Reef Foundation Part A · BRS Magnesium Mix · Red Sea Reef Foundation Part C · Seachem Prime · Red Sea Reef Foundation C

Auto Dosing

5 ml
Red Sea Reef Foundation Alk
1.2 ml every 6 hours
2 ml
Red Sea Reef Foundation Ca
1 ml every 12 hours

Feeding See more

Polyp Lab Poylp-Booster · Poylp Lab Reef-Roids · San Francisco Bay Mysis Shrimp · Poylp Lab Polyp Booster · Polyp Lab Reef Roids · Area 51 Phytoplankton · New Life Spectrum Marine Fish Formula · Random SanFrancisco Bay Frozen food · Omega One Marine Flakes · Red Sea Reef Energy Part A · Red Sea Reef Energy Part B · Polyp Lab Polyp Booster · Frozen food · Ocean Nutrition Green Marine Algae · LRS Reef Frenzy · Flake Food · Pellet Food · PE Mysis Shrimp · Larry's Reef Services Reef Frenzy Nano · New Life Spectrum Pellets · Piscine Energetics PE Flakes

On average you perform a 10% water change every 5 days.

20% total water change in February.

Diary Entries View all Diary Entries

Dino outbreak. Dosed Chemiclean to possibly help. Reduced all lighting to blue only, kept same schedule. Removed drain cap on skimmer.
Day 23 of using Red Sea Reef Mature
Water change 5%
Check and adjust temp and salinity
Test and record NO3
Add 5ml of NO3:PO4-X
Test pH
Test Alk
Add KH Corall
Day 20 of using Red Sea Reef Mature
Check and Adjust Temp and salinity
Added 5ml NO3:PO4-X
Added 2ml KH Coralline Gro
Day 19 of using Red Sea Reef Mature
Check and Adjust Temp and salinity
Added 5ml NO3:PO4-X
Added 2ml KH Coralline Gro
Day 18 of using Red Sea Reef Mature
Check and Adjust Temp and salinity
Added 5ml NO3:PO4-X
Added 2ml KH Coralline Gro
Day 17 of using Red Sea Reef Mature
Check and Adjust Temp and salinity
Added 5ml NO3:PO4-X
Added 2ml KH Coralline Gro
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