Types of terrariums
And quarium is a world with its own laws, its people, its landscape. It can be sea and river, it can be populated with exotic fish and a strange shrimp, it can doze sunken Galleons and the lure of the mysterious caves. The aquarium is an entire ecosystem, the knowledge which is infinite, the study of the universe.
Challenging the laws of life behind the glass walls of the aquarium can change depending on what part of the world brought your Pets, which plants planted in the aquarium, which matched the landscape. Some fish species can’t get along among themselves, a difficult combination of conditions, suitable for fish and shrimp. It is not always possible to combine the desirable flora of the aquarium and its population – for example, some plants and fish need water of different hardness, some predators may nibble plants… a Balanced ecosystem – a clear, thoughtful mechanism, and it is not so easy to create!
And the design of the aquarium has its own rules. The background it would look better this or that type of fish? How to design harmonious aquarium? How to combine colors and shades the soil, reefs, plants, fish? Much of the complexity of creating the perfect world! Continue reading
Once in the oceans and seas were discovered, big fish, people began to fear them. Everyone was afraid of how large freshwater inhabitants satisfy their hunger. After all, the larger kind of fish, the more food is necessary for nutrition. Therefore, to meet the needs of his growing organism in food, freshwater giants begin to eat their smaller relatives of various kinds. Usually fish are classified according to such characteristics as gender, species, etc. We tried to do it on the basis of their size. And here please find a list of the top 10 biggest freshwater fish in the world .
Trout — the big fish of the genus salmon, so it is often referred to as the “Russian salmon”. Its habitat are the major rivers and lakes of Siberia, the Far East and Altai. The predator is able to reach 1 m or more in length and up to 55 to 60 kg in weight. This species is famous for the aggressive and ruthless nature. It is believed that the trout are able to feed their own calves. For this freshwater species there are no restrictions in food. Russian salmon eats literally everything that comes his way.
Catfish — the largest freshwater fish accesata. Inhabits lakes, rivers of the European part of Russia. as well as in Europe and the Aral sea basin. Continue reading
In my aquarium of 30 liters is inhabited by three catfish-antitrus, twin Zebra pink and three minor. It would seem that conditions are not favorable for breeding fish. Place them a bit and care for them can be regarded as average. Periodically they receive the vitamins that people eat generic dry food, and sometimes crustaceans and crushed gammarus. But even in such conditions in my aquarium a miracle happened and came to light little catfish, although I have heard that breeding them is not easy.
How can we explain this sudden success?
The design of my aquarium is quite simple: the soil consists of small stones; – live plants, there is only one artificial Bush echinodorus; – at the bottom are sea shells and stones, scalded with boiling water; as the shelter is a large shell Rapana. Continue reading