Steve's Eight Legged Reef

Louisville, KY
Volume 48 Gallons
Dimensions 36'' x 18'' x 18''
Make Reef Octopus
Model T90 Luxury Aquarium
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Measurements

425
Calcium
8.1
Alkalinity
Magnesium
Salinity
Phosphate
Nitrate
Nitrite
Ammonia

Inhabitants

8 Fish

4 Bartlett's Anthias Pseudanthias bartlettorum
2 Spotted Cardinalfish Sphaeramia nematoptera
Yellow Watchman Goby Cryptocentrus cinctus

6 Corals

Acropora Coral Acropora sp
Brain Coral, Trachyphyllia Trachyphyllia geoffroyi
Frogspawn Coral - Branched Euphyllia paradivisa
Montipora confusa Montipora confusa
ORA Mind Trick Monti Montipora undata

27 Invertebrate

5 Astraea Conehead Snail Astraea tecta
6 Astraea Conehead Snail Astraea tecta
2 Blue Legged Hermit Crab Clibanarius tricolor
Emerald Crab Mithraculus sculptus
Fighting Conch Strombus spp.
Maxi Mini Stichodactlya tapetum
Maxi Mini Stichodactlya tapetum
Maxi Mini Stichodactlya tapetum
Maxi Mini Stichodactlya tapetum
Porcelain Anemone Crab Neopetrolisthes ohshimai
Randall's Pistol Shrimp Alpheus randalli
Serpent Sea Star Ophioderma sp.

Equipment

On average you perform a 16.4% water change every 12 days.

0% total water change in August.

Diary Entries View all Diary Entries

going to 35% max on Kessils 1/1/15
Moved brain to shade, seems to be responding favorably
Tried ramping lights to 35% on 12/28 and green brain did not seem to respond well. Maxed out at 30% today and brain seems much happier
Dialed Kessils back to 30% intensity to see how nems and frogspawn respond
Begining of diatom bloom
Added a handful of live rock rubble

0 activities in the last year

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