Crenicichla aquarium: let the algae grow!

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A tank with the dimensions of 100x45x40 was available for this project. The three key points for this tank were: low-maintenance, natural look and low-tech.
Since I am a cichlidophile, there were no other options than (dwarf) cichlids to stock this tank. Normally I am not that attracted to “predatorish” fish, but I wanted to give it a chance this time. (more…)