This is perhaps one of the most important aspects of a proper and healthy maintenance of fish at home. It is important to know that only in brackish or freshwater may exist not all fish, but most of them prefer fresh water: goldfish, guppies, chickens, pink Danio, etc. Incidentally, this also should include and a certain temperature, which is optimal for certain fish.
The compatibility of aquarium fish in their temperament
This is another important criterion of a friendly neighborhood. In any case can not be kept in the same aquarium bullies and peaceful fish. Otherwise, first destroy the second. For example, Siamese fighting fish (or chickens) are bullies by nature. If they give birth to fierce fighting among themselves, about their neighborhood with peaceful fish species in General and speeches cannot be! Interestingly, in the same aquarium even it is not recommended to keep two males-males because one of them will perish in the fierce fight. Continue reading
Great white shark (Carcharodon carcharias) is one of the largest and most aggressive ocean predators. Back and sides of this fish are gray, brown or black, and the belly is white, why the shark got its name. The average size of the predator is 5-6 meters and weights from 600 to 3200 kg, although was able to measure specimen, the length of which reached 11 meters, but apparently this is not the limit. Instances that are less than four meters, has not yet reached puberty and are considered teenagers.
Scientists have found out an interesting fact: at the end of the tertiary period there existed a great white shark, measuring up to 30 m in length. In the mouth of such a giant could easily accommodate eight people, and if this type of has survived to the present day, the existence side by side wouldn’t do humanity any good. Continue reading
Though the content of predators and is much more complicated than peaceful fish, many aquarists prefer them. But why? Look at the most popular types of carnivorous aquarium fish and their characteristics.
To observe large predatory fish on the hunt much more interesting than a flock of peacefully grazing small fish. In an aquarium with predators is not uncommon passions, like over territory and over females. Many species of predatory aquarium fish is dangerous not only for neighbors in the aquarium, but even for his master.
Carnivorous species aquarium fish require special attention and I close compliance of conditions of detention. All the predators – the big fish they need an aquarium that is at least 100 liters, and even more. Continue reading