48G (48X20X13) Coralife CF 130w(6700k) 40w(5000k). Fluval 304 canister. Powerhead for co2, 9w UV sterilizer, pressurized co2 (2bps), 300w heater.Hagen fertilizer sticks once a year, liquid fertilizer when needed, geosystem gravel with laterite. 35% water change 1/w.
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10 rummynose, 3 blue rainbow, 2 hatchet, 3 cory, sae, ottos,16 amano shrimps, 6 cherry shrimps, 2 crystal shrimps, red line barb.
Glossostigma, Cardamine, Java moss, Rotala Rotundifolia,Ludwigia repens rubin, Ludwigia repens, Hemianthus micranthemoides, Limnophila, Anubias nana, Cryptocoryne tropica, Bacopa caroliniana. Java fern.
When you see signs of stress in your fish, you can then take steps to identify the source of that stress and then to resolve it before it becomes a major issue.
If you're looking for a unique way to stock your new tank, give freshwater shrimp a try.
If your fish is suffering, you may want to consider euthanasia as an option to humanely end his pain.