Before you start seahorses, carefully familiarize yourself with the basic rules of care.
Often aquarists are looking for a small ecosystem of some unusual animals. We like to add to their aquariums animals with vivid coloration, unusual behavior, or freakish body shape. No animals do not fit this description better than seahorses. Seahorses – the holders of the truly mythical body shape: consobrina head is wonderfully combined with the reinforced, curved body. These are truly fantastic creatures are very interesting to watch, but if you prepare properly in advance, then keep them in an aquarium is no more difficult than any other fish. Today I will try to dispel some myths about the seahorses, common among aquarists, as well as talk about the basic requirements for creating a suitable for seahorses environment, so that even the beginners had the opportunity to watch these amazingly beautiful animals at home. Continue reading
The difference between marine aquarium from freshwater counterpart in the unusual used items, decorative designs and the tank contents with salt water. It requires the use of more expensive technologies and consumables, and care for marine fish is different from the techniques used in the cultivation of freshwater fish.
If you do not have sufficient knowledge and want to try your hand at a new hobby, then buy an aquarium for small fish is the most affordable and simple type of home decoration, make the room individuality and originality. A reef tank takes the opposite position – this is the most luxurious and time-consuming design, requires constant monitoring, studying Biosystems. In such aquariums it is customary to settle invertebrates, live corals, and large fish then act as predators (eating other inhabitants, and heavily pollute the water).
If you like watching life of predators, populate your aquarium large fish and place it in an appropriate style. There are mixed types of marine aquariums, in which in one area can be accommodated representatives of several subspecies. Continue reading
Thanks to the fish breeding in the aquarium you can have an interesting observation of the nesting, output of young animals, spawning, mating habits of fish, the development of eggs. Now widespread different types of aquarium fish that can easily breed. Even the beginner aquarist with incomplete knowledge and skills in this area, the fish will grow and multiply. These types of viviparous fish include swordtails, platys, guppies, cichlids, and some representatives of the family Labyrinth. To breed other species of fish need to have sufficient experience, observation, know how to breed certain species of fish. Is to learn how to breed some species of tropical fish can take years. But, despite this, many people often equip the aquariums for the breeding of various aquarium fish.
Normally breed in the aquarium, where and contains many viviparous species. But you can install a small 7 to 10 gallon capacity. In such dishes for spawning only put floating plants such as duckweed, so the fry have a place to hide. Continue reading