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Rio Nanay biotope aquarium

derekw

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This is my new Rio Nanay biotope aquarium. I have 1 male sunset apistogramma and 6 neon's. Can anyone confirm that this is what my apistogramma is? I notice some electric blue like colouring near the fishes gills when I feed it in the morning. Any feedback is welcome. the tank size is a 20 gallon long.
 

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MacZ

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The coloration is broadly in line with the species, but I have problems with your picture. It's a bit small and blurry, even when viewed in full screen.

I would add double the amount of leaf litter (add over a few weeks to not get O2 overconsumption), some rounded river rocks and at least some easy plants like brazilian Pennywort.
 

derekw

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The coloration is broadly in line with the species, but I have problems with your picture. It's a bit small and blurry, even when viewed in full screen.

I would add double the amount of leaf litter (add over a few weeks to not get O2 overconsumption), some rounded river rocks and at least some easy plants like brazilian Pennywort.
I will post a new photo. I also just added 10 large Indian almond leaves
 

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