Lake Tanganyika near the Moliro Enclave in Tanganyika province, Congo

_th place in Biotope Aquarium Design Contest 2020

Volume: 460 l
Dimensions: 140x55x60 cm
List of fishes: Tropheus moorii “Moliro”
List of
plants: N / A
Description of decorations: Dark gray rock stones with white quartz veins Zeus Stone, white quartz sand.
Description of equipment: Filter EHEIM CLASSIC 600, AQUAEL UNIFILTER 1000, heater EHEIM THERMOCONTROL 250, OXYBOOST APR-300 PLUS compressor, lighting TETRONIC LED PROLINE 980, flow pump AQUAEL REEF CIRCULATOR 4000
Water parameters: Temperature 26 ° С, Ph -8.2, TDS – 354
Additional info: water change once a week by 30%


Description of the area surrounding the biotope: A flat area with a rocky coast near the Moliro Enclave in the province of Tanganyika in the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
of the underwater landscape of the biotope: Stony zone of the rocky coast with a sandy bottom at a depth of about 5 meters. The water in the lake is clear.
Description of the parameters of the habitat: The water is clear. The average annual temperature is 28-26 ° С.
List of fishes and invertebrates occurring in the nature biotope: Tropheus moorii “Moliro”
List of plants found in the nature biotope: N / A
Threats to the ecology: Music and fish symbolize the military unit that founded the Moliro Enclave
Sources of information: #Fauna

Comments of the members of the jury of Biotope Aquarium Design Contest 2020