The scariest sea creatures
In the seas and oceans live the most unusual and alien beings on Earth. And some of them look very scary... Fish-frog. Found in the Atlantic, Indian and Pacific oceans…

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Catfish Panda
Second name aquarium fish South American family of Kalligrafie - armoured catfishes (for dense bone "shell" of the plates almost rectangular, covering all their body in two rows). These aquarium…

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How to determine how compatible aquarium fish

I wish to breed aquarium fish? Commendable, this is a very interesting exercise. Want to have a house large panoramic aquarium, and swam in it a variety of beautiful miniature fish. This requires to know the fish species, basic fishkeeping and how to determine the aquarium fish compatibility with each other.

Compatible aquarium fish

Setting in the home aquarium, answer the question, what is it for you? For rest and relaxation that you get, watching the peaceful coexistence of the aquarium family. Or you like rushing attacking predators. Should we stop any one, original fish and engage in their cultivation.

If you are interested in the first option, install in-house so-called common aquarium. In such a tank can contain a variety of peaceful fish. It will be able to coexist peacefully:

the Rasbora and tetras hiding;

neon / cardinal tetras and a plecostomus;

swordtails and cardinals;

carnegiella, ruby tetras and barbs of fire.

The compatibility of all these fish aquarium is ideal. Continue reading

The popular live-bearing aquarium fish

One decade is of interest to aquarists is one of the most popular groups of fishes viviparous toothcarps of the family poeciliidae.

This is the most diverse group, from all available, including a huge number of species, differing in their simplicity to the content, bright color, peculiar behavior, and, of course the birth.

All this makes the fish attractive and interesting. They are recommended to beginners to gain skills in keeping and breeding. Viviparous fish in natural conditions there are about 200 species that live in both fresh and brackish water in Central and South America.

Some species are found in the Asian part of the Eurasian continent. Today, there are and plenty of types, obtained by artificial selection. The most popular among aquarists are considered as Swordtails, Guppies and Mollies. Continue reading

Tropical aquarium fish

Pleasing to the eye with its bright color freshwater tropical fish firmly established in the hearts of both Amateur and professional aquarists. But if you are new, how not to get lost among such a variety of shapes, colors and requirements to the conditions of detention? Let’s all in order.

The major groups and the most popular types of tropical aquarium fish

Distort

Among popular members of the squad paracinematic should be allocated such as Tetra. distichum, Kerry, Congo, nannostomus, neon. ornatus. Philomena, hilodus, etc. Also this group includes the piranhas, but to keep in your aquarium this tropical fish is not for every professional.

Popular predstaviteley squad catfishes are species such as the so-called nagging catfish (family brestkoye), synodontis. Mahakala, chiloglanis, corydoras. hoplosternum, dianema, ancistrus and others. Such tropical fish in the aquarium are valued for the function of cleansing the bottom and sides of their habitat. Continue reading