Fans of the aquarium there is an almost limitless choice — from goldfish, the most famous of all our domestic aquatic animals, the magnificent species of fish of the tropical seas.
It is important not to settle in one aquarium incompatible species, but not to fall into the trap of smugglers, illegally importing protected species.
Fresh-water fish. Novice aquarists are advised to give preference to freshwater fish. Their breeding is much easier and cheaper, for them it is interesting to observe, finally, they look nice.
It is necessary to distinguish freshwater fish living in cold water and tropical freshwater species. First, not too many and less scenic, mostly belong to the family Cyprinidae. Among them there are varieties of gold fish (goldfish, fish-comet, Valuehost, known for its beautiful tail, fish-telescope, etc.). River fish (roach, perch, carp, bleak, minnow, gudgeon) well klimatiserede in the aquarium. Continue reading
Guppy is quite a peaceful fish. They will not offend their neighbors in the aquarium, as it is not capable of such atrocities. But other types of fish will be happy to plucking tail fins of guppies, thus causing them to suffer.
Representatives gourami are labyrinth fish that can breathe with gills not only, but also a special body metabolizing oxygen from the air at the water surface. Gourami antennae sticking out of the abdominal fins have a tactile function.
Acidity of water for them is not critical, only that it was not salty. Enhanced aeration is also not mandatory. Enough of the General conditions of detention of fish.
Catfish like algae, but they should not be too much, just 5-6 branches per 50 liters of water. Continue reading
There are a huge number of varieties of aquarium fish, each of which has individual qualities and appearance.
Aquarium fish are completely different shapes, sizes and colors.
Choosing fish for your aquarium, you need a balanced and reasonable approach to this procedure. The first thing to consider the compatibility of the fish and size of aquarium. Is that some sort of fish grow larger than their neighbors and just eat them.
Different types of aquarium fish prefer to dwell in different water layers, some prefer is always at the bottom, some in the middle layers, and at the surface. So, if you want your aquarium to be balanced and everywhere were its inhabitants, it is necessary when selecting the fish to take into account this fact.
Types of aquarium fish
There are two main types of aquarium fish is viviparous and ikromechuschie. Viviparous fish giving birth in the form of small shaped fish. Continue reading