Species of piranha - Aquarium fish, care and maintenance
Species of piranha about eight, here are the main ones: Slender piranha or "piranha-pike" . The body of this piranha torpedovidnoj. Eyes red. The top fish is a little darker…

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Selection of fish for a small aquarium
Picking up the fish in small aquariums up to 50 litres, should heed some advice from experienced aquarists. Buying your favorite fish, be sure to ask what size reaches the…

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Types of aquarium fish

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

Fish for small aquarium

For various reasons you prefer the aquarium to the small size. Maybe he is a great addition to the interior or the aquarium gave you friends… it doesn’t matter, the main thing that you have and now you need to pick up a fish.

So in the aquarium was maintained biological balance, we need a serious approach. Consider the number of fish, plants and other inhabitants under a certain amount.

Overpopulate the aquarium, in any case, it is not recommended. The formula for calculating this, at a fish length of 2.5 cm (measured without the tail), requires a 75 sq. cm the surface of the water. This calculation is suitable for all aquariums. For example, have a tank volume of 30 liters and 40 (length) x 25 (width) x 30(height). Calculate the surface area, 40×25 =1000 sq cm the Next step, the calculation of the number of fish, in this case 1000 / 75 x 2.5 = 33cm. That is, the total length of fish for the aquarium will be 33 cm

Useful tips

Do not put in small aquariums predators. Ask the seller the maximum size of the fish you plan to purchase. Continue reading

Aquarium fish – than to guide the choice

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