What are aquariums-types and forms
Before you buy an aquarium, the first thing you should understand their species diversity, and already based on your requirements and capabilities, choose the right option. Basically, aquariums are distinguished…

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Live-bearing aquarium fish
Most viviparous fishes belong to the family Poeciliidae Cyprinodontiformes squad. They produce their offspring not in the form of eggs, but in the form of already formed fry, which have…

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How many fish can be placed in the aquarium
So, you have chosen the aquarium of your dreams, decorated with beautiful plants and all sorts of original decor elements? It remains a small matter — to take care of…

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Aquaristics as a hobby

So, the first stage before purchasing an aquarium for you should be the process of choosing the type of aquarium that you would like to put at home. It can be a herbalist (mainly vegetable), cichlidnik (mainly made in the style of “pseudomore” with fish-cichlids), marine, aquarium with ordinary fish such as neon, swordsmen and similar simple in content. Of course, if you are a beginner-we would not advise you to start with a marine biotope or herbalist. In content, these types are very complex and require special training and knowledge. As for the usual freshwater options, as well as cichlids-everything is easier here. It is enough to read some literature, forums, articles on the Internet in order to run your first aquarium without any problems. The basics for starting are quite simple: choose the right compatible fish (but you will need to buy them after purchasing the aquarium), the necessary amount of water for your new Pets, pick up the necessary equipment. Then you need to put the soil and scenery, equipment and fill with water. In this case, the equipment must be included. Ideally, in this state, a fresh aquarium should stand for about a week. Moreover, in the filter or in the water, it is desirable to add useful bacteria that will help your aquarium to Mature.

Aquaristics is not such a difficult hobby. Often look for a cat or dog is more difficult than for fish. Moreover, it should be remembered that the larger the aquarium – the less it needs to be cared for. If the capacity of two liters of water will have to change every day, then 110 liters once in a couple of months. Of course, the substitution will need to be performed, but it is not so difficult for the health of the fish, as if the entire volume of water is changed. Here is such here is nuance has such hobby, as akvariumistika.

Acanthophthalmus
Body remnevidnye, a length of about 8 cm At the mouth 3-4 pairs of whiskers. The fins are rounded, the caudal fin is not cut. Two species are unicolored, the…

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Labyrinth fish. General characteristic
Who are labyrinth fish and why are they so called? This name was given to them for the so-called "labyrinth" of passages pierced by blood vessels, which is located on…

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Apistogramma
Apistogramma (Apistogramma) Many species have long, protruding rays in the front of the dorsal fin. Peaceful, calm fish. Kept in the thickets of plants at the bottom. Fish tank for…

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How often and correctly to wash the aquarium
The main responsibility for the health of fish in the aquarium is water. It is their habitat, and its quality can significantly affect the life of any living creatures in…

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