Atla's Reef

Gold Coast, Queensland
Volume 422 Liters
Make Red Sea
Model Reef 425XL
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Measurements

Magnesium
Phosphate
5
Nitrate
413
Calcium
8.3
Alkalinity
380
Potassium
Iron
6.5
Boron
Ammonia
10
Phosphorus
pH
35
Salinity

Inhabitants

14 Fish

Banana Wrasse Thalassoma lutescens
Cleaner Common Wrasse Labroides dimidiatus
Flame Angelfish Centropyge loriculus
3 Lyretail Anthias Pseudanthias squamipinnis
2 Mandarin Goby Synchiropus splendidus
Ocellaris Clownfish Amphiprion ocellaris
Potter's Wrasse Macropharyngodon geoffroyi
Powder Blue Tang Acanthurus leucosternon
Tomini Tang (Flame Fin Tang) Ctenochaetus tominiensis
True Percula Clownfish Amphiprion percula
flagtail goby and shrimp Amblyeleotris yanoi

68 Corals

20 Acropora Coral Acropora sp
Acropora Spathulata Acropora Spathulata
5 Acropora millepora Acropora millepora
Button Coral, Cynarina Cynarina lacrymalis
Christmas Tree Coral Sphaerella spp.
Galaxea Galaxea fascicularis
3 Green Star Polyp Clavularia viridis
2 Grube's Gorgonian Pinnigorgia flava
5 Horn Coral Hydnophora sp.
2 Ice Fire Echinata Acropora echinata
2 Lobophyllia Brain Coral Lobophyllia hemprichii
7 Lordhowensis Coral Acanthastrea lordhowensis
Pavona Coral Pavona decussatus
6 Ricordea Mushroom Ricordea yuma
2 Scolymia Cubensis Scolymia cubensis
3 Strawberry Shortcake Acropora microclados
Turbinaria Cup Coral Turbinaria sp.

59 Invertebrate

2 Bulb Anemone Entacmaea quadricolor
9 Christmas Tree Worms Spirobranchus giganteus
3 Feather Duster Sabellastarte sp.
Hard Tube Coco Worm Protula bispiralis
Maxima Clam Tridacna maxima
6 Peppermint Shrimp Lysmata wurdemanni complex
Snapping Shrimp Alpheus randalli
Tropical Abalone Haliotis sp.
35 Turbo Snail Turbo fluctuosa

Equipment

Feeding See more

Vitalis marine/algae flakes

On average you perform a 20.7% water change every 18 days.

0% total water change in March.

Diary Entries View all Diary Entries

I will be shutting down my tanks refugium today as i want my sulphur reactor to be my only form of removing nitrate from my system
test the water coming out of my sulphur reactor and it reads:
-nitrite 0ppm
-nitrate 0ppm
-phosphate 0ppm

Now to slowly increase the drip rate to 10L/h over 1 to 2 weeks
Sulphur reactor is running a very low ORP so i have had to increase drip rate to increase the ORP to a stead -175mV at a drip rate of 2.1L/h
On the 27 of April i bought 3 SPS frags and 2 Scolymias corals from Age or Aquariums,
The SPS seemed to have transport well, but the two scoly corals didn't they got very stressed and looked li
I am back to using my hanna ALK and Hanna phosphate checkers.
and next week i will go back to my Hanna Calc checker.
Alk dosing has been increased to 85ml a day.
AquaForest Component 1+ dosing has been lowered
AquaForest Component 3+ dosing has been lowered
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