Many people purchase only aquarium to breed fish. However, it is possible to contain and other marine and amphibian animals. Yet, when the word “aquarium” there is an Association with aquarium fish, and not with any other creatures. Therefore, it is necessary to focus primarily on them.
Today, in any specialty store sells aquarium fish of different species. And it is worth knowing that each of them requires special treatment and approach, as well as the conditions of detention. The most popular carp varieties are considered, toothcarps, labyrinth, various catfishes and loaches, characins, cichlids. But it’s not the whole list of aquarium fish species, which are an order of magnitude more. Indeed, almost every month, the researchers-naturalists find new species of aquarium fish. They live in various lakes and seas of the world and are suitable for keeping in the aquarium. Continue reading
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Carp is one of the most popular fish among anglers. In natural conditions it lives in lakes, rivers and bogs almost throughout Russia. But carp can easily settle in a pond on the plot. Breeding carp in the garden pond – it is not only interesting but also profitable. You can get pleasure from catching fish on a rod, and then cook them a delicious meal.
Carp is easily distinguished from its relatives, the carp fish. He has no antennae. And even two species of carp can not be confused. The Golden carp is much wider than silver and the color is dark Golden and even reddish-Golden color. The silver carp has a more elongated torso. The scales of the fish is really silver in color, sometimes has a blackish tint. Continue reading
In the post-Soviet space ruff rare in Ukraine, Moldova, Belarus, Baltic States, Kazakhstan, Russia. This species, which belong to the family percidae, very widespread in all territory of the Russian Federation, excluding its Northern part and far East.
This schooling fish lives in large ponds, rivers, lakes, quarries. Ruff prefers places with clean sandy bottom, although it can be found anywhere on the pond.
Ruff – fish is small, its average size is 7-10 cm, and weight not more than 100 g. Indeed, it is very similar to a brush, especially when it is taken out of the water. He immediately takes a pose of intimidation – will raise the spiny dorsal fin, the fins will straighten and bend his tail to the side. Continue reading