Catfish speckled
Description: overall body color is blue-gray, the abdomen is slightly pink-yellow. On fins and body scattered dark spots of irregular shape. Body length, males 4-6 cm, females - up to…

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Feeding aquarium fish
The basic principles for the feeding of aquarium fish: 1. To feed the fish need 1-2 times a day, giving as much food as they'll eat in 5-10 minutes. Fish,…

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Types of aquarium fish
In aquariums you can keep any fish. You can catch in the river or in the sea live, intact fish, a carp or a shark, and place it in a…

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Cherry shrimp in a community tank

As has been repeated on the pages of the site cherry shrimp being very peaceful and quite aggressive. But if You are going to keep them in a community tank one should think about the neighbours shrimp and the possible consequences of this neighborhood.

With whom you can keep cherry shrimp . Think about the neighborhood with caimans and turtles say no need. But the neighborhood of aquarium fish and other shrimp worth discussing…

So, fish … Cherry shrimp get along well with any species of aggressive fish. For example, guppies, dpri-Dario or microrasbora will be good neighbors for cherries. That fish did not eat up the shrimp and feed the latter is better so that food fell into the thick plants. Then shrimp can easily get to it and fish there. If the aquarium is equipped with a large number of shrubs, you can keep cherry shrimp and a more aggressive species of aquarium fish . But in this case You will hardly be able to fully appreciate these wonderful creatures, Continue reading

All fishing

Thank you very much for the fact that we are together and that You read the newsletter “All fishing!”, which came true, by the way, for 8 years. I have a few questions / requests. Suddenly, someone will help.

I would like to organize the capture and delivery (live) in St. Petersburg 3-5 kgs (European) weighing 5-6 kg. I would Like more, but – there may be problems with transportation. Also interested in large lines (especially the Golden form) and ides (like, of course, Orpah). Until the end of September this year. Email me

In addition (know newsletter “All fishing!” and read outside Russia), I am interested in large tropical marine fish and marine reptiles. First of all, leopard sharks, eagle rays, sea (green) turtles, and all the interesting and unusual. If proposals from China, Malaysia and Singapore, is willing to purchase before the end of this year, from other countries – next year. Email me Continue reading

Enemies of algae

In the fight against plant algal blooms, caused by active reproduction of algae, is the control of the concentration of nutrients: micronutrients, nitrogen – and phosphorus-containing molecules, and potassium. However, there are factors of deterrence, which, of course, do not address the root cause of flowering, but prevent avalanche multiplication. One of such approaches is the introduction into the ecosystem of fish and invertebrates that eat algae, including filamentous.

Algae in General is fairly undemanding species and can be used in almost any freshwater aquarium, but it is not necessary in this regard to treat them mild. Take them along with other inhabitants of the aquarium, because Your task is not just to calm the raging of the colony of algae, but also to provide in the long run, all the necessary conditions for normal living, algae eaters, they’re not expendable. And speech here goes not only about the quantity of vegetable food. Continue reading

The most expensive aquarium fish
Aquarium fish is perhaps the most convenient Pets – not noisy, do not spoil the furniture, do not attack the guests, not mark territory. Psychologists say that watching fish helps…

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The biggest perch in the world
The Nile perch (LatesNiloticus), from the order Perciformes, also known as the largest bass, is very valuable in quality. Features of the structure Several prelucrata head, the jaw protrudes forward,…

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