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
Diversity of fauna, in particular fish, the Volga is considered one of richest rivers. In its pool there are 76 species of fish and 47 subspecies.
The Volga River
The Volga is the largest river in Europe, its length is 3531 km, and the Origins of the river are in the South-West of the Valdai hills, Tver oblast. The river Delta consists of a large number of ducts, Islands, which often are overgrown with reed and cattail. Volga belongs to relatively deep waters. In the upper reaches of the Volga river is a small river with low-lying marshy shores. In the river is very well developed aquatic vegetation, with the exception of some places. Volga has a sandy, silty-sandy and silty soils, in the shallows of the river the soils are gravelly or pebbly.
Fish world of the Volga
The fish living in the river Delta, are very different from each other in size and way of life. The smallest fish of the Volga – grained goby length of 2.5 cm and resembling in appearance a tadpole. The biggest fish of the Volga – the Beluga, the length of which reaches up to 4 m. Continue reading