Pets decorate our life, make it more diverse. Very popular are the aquarium fish. Indeed, the aquarium is the spectacular decoration of any home, besides fish do not require as much care as dogs or hamsters. They don’t need to walk, bathe, feed lots is also not required. But here it is necessary to know some peculiarities of functioning of this underwater world.
If you are just starting your tour of the aquarium, you will need to have fish, which do not require special care. These include guppies. These fish are omnivorous, although it is best to give them live food. To the ground and plants have specific requirements. Can live in ordinary three-liter jar. After some time you can even get offspring.
Swordsman. Fish bright red color. Native to southern Mexico. Fish is unpretentious, but likes fresh water, so it is necessary to monitor. Add the water a spoonful of salt, and the fish will feel fine. Continue reading
Eerie inhabitants of the deep sea: 6 of the most unusual animals
Man seeks in outer space, despite the fact that our planet is studied very little. In any case, the oceans are Terra Incognita for scientists who have examined, in beam case, ten percent of the surface waters of the Oceans.
Funny name, isn’t it? Found this fish at a depth of about 800-1600 meters from the surface. This fish is equipped with luminous bodies that help to find the way in the complete darkness of the deep ocean floor.
The majority of members of the species completely transparent. Also these fish eyes are increased, in order to collect the maximum amount of sunlight. Continue reading
Our fish is infinitely the most ancient category of vertebrates cold-blooded animals. Their differences shakes – about 20 thousand species. Previously they were not prepared for existence in the aquarium. But adapted by man for centuries to live in aquariums, fish change their properties, put in them by nature. Do fish very improved ability to fertility in artificial habitats, and with each successive generation they adapt to similar situations of the content.
In addition, the same types of aquarium fish like guppies, barbs, angelfish, swordtails, and many others and have been bred specifically for aquariums. They are exclusively known in our aquariums thanks to their unusual Constitution. Breeders intentionally bred these, that would be to please aquarists amazing forms of fish. They often stand out sometimes even the most unusual features. Colorful case that is considered fish-albino and others. In addition, we must take the memory of that fish aquarium is highly weak immune system. Continue reading
Sea-dog (Blennius sanguinolentus) – a small fish squad okuneobraznyh often found in the Black sea. This fish bites, leaving a trail like a dog bite, for which he received its name. Males usually more than females. I love to fight and are known for their great voracity. At shallow depths in the coastal zone of the Black sea sea-dog inhabits the space, almost under every big stone at the bottom, where the algae looking for food. The interesting fact is that in Crimea this little fish is called a sea dog . and on the Caucasian coast of the Black sea – a sea cow .
The body of sea dogs glabrous, fusiform, covered with a thick layer of mucus. On the fins of the fish are small spikes. Dorsal fin rather long, it is composed of flexible spines and soft rays. Soft and spiny part of dorsal fin equal in length. Continue reading
Installation of an aquarium in the house – the process is quite time consuming, but with effort, you will soon be able to admire beautiful fish. All aquariums can be divided into two types (depending on the water that is in them) – fresh and marine.
To determine for yourself what your aquarium you should install, start thinking about what fish will inhabit. Some species of fish simply cannot exist in fresh water and die. If the inhabitants of your home the sea will become bright exotic fish, then most likely you should get an aquarium with sea water.
Preparation of water for marine aquarium is no different from preparation for fresh water. Water needs to stand for from two to seven days, remove chlorine, ammonia and other harmful chemical compounds. Then diluted in water salt. Better to buy one that is designed specially for aquariums. This salt is sold in every pet store and has a manual. Continue reading