Reef Tank

Timeline

Introduction

125 gallon mixed reef

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Filtration

100 micron sock, Tunze DOC 9012DC skimmer, Chaetomorpha sp, Caulerpa taxifolia

Lighting

3x Hydra 26HD

Flow

RIO 250 @~600GPH
Ecotech MP40
Koralia 1500

Measurements

470
Calcium
8.4
Alkalinity
Magnesium
13
Phosphorus
Phosphate
Salinity
Temperature
3
Nitrate
Nitrite
Ammonia
8.0
pH

Inhabitants

13 Fish

blue hippo tang Paracanthurus hepatus
caulerpa Caulerpa taxifolia
cleaner shrimp Lysmata amboinensis
2 clownfish Amphiprion ocellaris
diamond goby Valenciennea puellaris
lepta Leptastrea sp
2 purple firefish Nemateleotris decora
royal gramma Gramma loreto
six-line wrasse Pseudocheilinus hexataenia
ultra green star polyps Pachyclavularia sp
yellow tang Zebrasoma flavescens

21 Corals

acan Acanthastrea echinata
birdsnest Seriatopora caliendrum
duncan Duncanopsammia axifuga
green button polyp Protopalythoa mutuki
green nepthea Neptgea sp
green polyp umbrella leather Sarcophyton sp
2 hammer coral Euphyllia ancora
jedi mind tricks Montipora undata
2 paly palythoa sp
pulsing xenia Xenia sp
red montipora Montipora capricornus
sprung's stunner Echinopora sp
sunburst monti Montipora capricornis
war coral Favites pentagona
5 zoanthids Zoantharia sp

Equipment

Pump
Controller
cobalt aquatics accu-therm

Feeding See more

seaweed · newlife spectrum · mysis · carnivore cuisine

Diary Entries View all Diary Entries

flipped rock w/rbta around
rearranged rock work and added 5lbs of rock
day 9

diatom bloom beginning. nitrite appearing.
day 6

added pure ammonia yesterday, slightly more than intended. ammonia at 8+ppm. signs of nitrite beginning to show, less than a week after beginning. I hope to stock snails and crabs in
day 4

ammonia is still holding constant at .5ppm despite adding flake food every day. will try to find bottle of janitorial ammonia to use
day 3

water completely cleared up. regularly adding flake food to up ammonia.

calcium may be slightly high???

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