Mekong Delta, Lake, city Can Tho, Vietnam

_th place in Biotope Aquarium Design Contest 2020

Volume: 45 L
Dimensions: 50X30X30
List of fishes: Trichopodus trichopterus
List of plants: In nature Nymphae lotus, Pistia stratiotes, Eleocharis dulcis. Used for imitation Phragmites australis
Description of decorations: long time rotten leaves, Phragmites australis leaves. Substrate of the aquarium river ground. black colour. Size 2-3 millimeters
Description of equipment: 18W RS aquarium internal filter RS-702. Two pieces Incandescent lamp 100 Wt
Water parameters: Temperature is 29 pH is 6.5
Additional info: 25% water change every six days


Description of the area surrounding the biotope: “Lake ” is part of the Mekong river system, Mekong River Delta is located in the Can Tho city, Vietnam. These lakes have little rotation of water, mainly receiving water from seasonal rains
Description of the underwater landscape of the biotope: The underwater landscape of the biotope consists of a large number of from fallen leaves
Description of the parameters of the habitat: N/A
List of fishes and invertebrates occurring in the nature biotope: Trichogaster trichopterus, Trichopsis sp. Anabas testudineus, Oxyeleotris urophthalmus, Brachygobius doriae
List of plants found in the nature biotope: Nymphae lotus, Pistia stratiotes, Eleocharis dulcis
Threats to the ecology: N/A
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Comments of the members of the jury of Biotope Aquarium Design Contest 2020