Freshwater and Marine Aquarium – which one to choose?
All aquariums, depending on the biological filling divided into two types – freshwater and marine.
Freshwater aquarium designed to hold fish, other animals and plants that live in fresh water. It is possible to settle the discus, barbs, dwarf gourami, zebrafish, neon, angelfish and many other fish that are found naturally in rivers and lakes.
In the marine aquarium, filled with salt water, will feel perfectly corals, fish such as zebrasoma, groupers, psevdohromisy, Anthias, stone and sand perch, mullet, as well as other inhabitants of the seas and oceans.
According to the external features of the model fresh and saltwater aquariums do not differ from each other: they have the same shape, are used for their production identical materials. The difference lies in the technique used for the sustenance of the inhabitants of the aqua systems and maintenance of aquariums.
To ensure optimum habitat marine inhabitants is difficult. To do this, you must keep under control the chemical composition of the water, use a certain type of soil, marine aquatic systems equipped with powerful filtering and aeration.
In terms of complexity include freshwater aquarium considerably easier. Continue reading
Goliath Tiger fish (lat. Hydrocynus goliath)
Goliath Tiger fish for bloodthirsty slightly inferior piranha. It has a 32 razor-sharp, teeth, and is widely regarded as one of the most terrible and dangerous freshwater fish in the world. It feeds on fish. Because of its power, it can safely swim against the tide. As a result, the weaker fish, which can not overcome the strong stream of water come into her own teeth. Her arms are 32 huge tooth size similarities with the great white shark teeth. There are cases when the fish to attack people and even crocodiles!
Fish react to loud splash of water or a sudden movement. It can also locate their prey by low-frequency vibration. So what of the future victim to hide from her.
Fish Tiger (Hydrocoyon lineatus) belongs to the species of the genus characids piranha lives in freshwater rivers in South America and Africa. Reaches 2-4 kg, but some subspecies (Hydrocoyon goliath) have a weight up to 50 kg. It feeds on fish and unlike the Amazon relative to people not to attack.
Polo saber-toothed fish in the river Cheb (Namibia) attracts anglers from all over the world. Despite the terrible tusks, tiger fish much stronger for the same weight of most freshwater predators because of what draws attention and fishing lovers. Besides
small tiger striped fish that are no heavier than 4 kg, caught in Africa Senegalese subspecies, now he can already pull 15 kg. With this appearance and strength – it is a real monster! Continue reading
Breeding carp in the garden pond
Every caught carp was caught in its own way the time sweeps were individual for each individual.
Implement feeding carp must not more than 2 times per day, limited doses because an overabundance of food will create the conditions for the decomposition of organic matter, leading to algal pond. If the cold period of the inhabitants remain in the water, they need to stock up on nutrients, to spend the winter, as well as the coming of spring they need to recuperate. An artificial pond needs to be built by all the rules. Acne is a predatory fish with a long body, eats other fish eggs, small fish, frogs. In addition, the fish in the country by mid-summer next to nothing to eat.
Of course, to ensure that the fish most suitable living conditions they need to feed. If you prefer to see them on the dining table, you should run them in a big pond: there eating forage and filamentous algae, they rapidly grow. Sometimes these rods are left in the water, that they during the freezing of the pond, the oxygen transmissibility. And if I have something to seduce, it’s Crucian carp – my favorite fish, it is, if it is shown on the logo. Wintering carp pond in the holiday, the most sensitive issue, the main problem of the Continue reading