Down Below

Discussion in 'Biological/Natural Filtration and Deep Sand Beds' started by Broder, 20 Nov 2009.

  1. Broder

    Broder Mudshark

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    Some pictures of my sump. The first thing that you'll notice is how crammed with high-tech equipment it is. If you need to identify any new piece of equipment that may not have hit the market yet, feel free to ask.

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    Some of the inhabitants:
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    Cespitularia.
     
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    jacquesb Retired Moderator

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    HOLY COW Mudshark! So you actually got that blue xenia (from the local rockpools) to grow in your tank/sump?
     
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    awesome!
     
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    Broder Thread Starter Mudshark

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    It's not xenia as far as I can gather Jacques. It's cespitularia, often falsely called African Blue Xenia. I got it from another reefer. I don't know if it is found locally. Certainly not down here in East London.
     
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    damn, that looks a lot nicer than a lot of DT I have seen. What lighting down below.
     
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    very healthy looking dsb, when mine grows up .....
     
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    Well matured system, lotsa life.
     
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    Broder Thread Starter Mudshark

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    2x 45w 4000k energy savers, but they're a bit old, so not performing to well.
     
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    Thanks for the explanation, Mudshark! I appreciate it. They are sure beauties though!
     
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    awsome
     
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    looking good
     
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    thats awesome Mudshark:thumbup: full of life.
     
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