In the center of Sevastopol, on the shore of Artillery Bay, is a building of Institute of biology of southern seas named after A. O. Kovalevsky of national Academy of Sciences of Ukraine. In the lower floor of the Institute is the Sevastopol marine aquarium-Museum.
This is one of the oldest aquariums in the world and the only sea aquarium in Ukraine, it was founded in 1897. The aquarium is a unique Museum that gives a glimpse into the exciting and challenging life of the Kingdom of Neptune. Currently in the Aquarium presents more than 180 species of animals: this bespozvonochnye, black sea and tropical fish, and always the mesmerizing sight of the reptiles. In the Aquarium there is an extensive collection of live tropical fish that live among the coral reefs.
It is a predatory Moray eels, and a charming clown fish, lionfish treacherous and unsafe fish-surgeons, painted triggerfish and live real sharks. There is in the famous aquarium and freshwater fish: the famous piranha and their close relatives – major bezobidnyj black PACU, predatory Aravan, called the dragon of the Amazon and of an unusual shape of fish-knives. Continue reading
The aquarium hobby is a pretty popular hobby. But why? What are people in slippery allowed, which it is impossible to pet and hug that you can not play, and which, among other things, require care and attention? Why do people give birth to aquarium fish when there are many other Pets?
These and many other questions arise in people when they begin to think about how to start an aquarium. In any case, if they achieve success with fish, even small, their opinion about the content of the aquarium will change.
They forget about all the disadvantages, and also understand that the big fish also has its own personality and character. And, of course, that the fish can also be cute and beautiful.
Like many others, I got fish because I wanted some kind of pet, but, at the same time, didn’t want to walk him outside twice a day – after all no matter good weather on the street or the storm, the dog, for example, still need to walk. Continue reading
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