Diseases of pond fish. Aeromonosis (rubella)
Aeromonosis (German measles) is a disease that causes hemorrhagic inflammation of the skin, accompanied by ulceration, and visceral and abdominal dropsy. Pathogen — Aeromonas punctate. This movable rod with a…

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Fishing on the pond
Few people know the difference, the difference in the words "the pond", "lake", "reservoir", meanwhile, the understanding of each of these words leads to understanding fishing in these places, eventually,…

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FAO - News article: Sharks of the Mediterranean and the Black sea on the verge of extinction
"Serious consequences" threatened marine ecosystems Black tip sharks are threatened in the Mediterranean sea. The population of sharks in the Mediterranean and Black sea declined drastically over the last two…

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Marine fish for your mini aquarium

Marine fish — a real decoration for any aquarium, be it flocks of small fish or a big triggerfish. Coral fish known for their bright, contrasting and saturated color and does not leave indifferent neither one man.

In addition to compatibility and aggressiveness in a small space, consider the size of the fish in adulthood, her lifestyle and mobility. For example, the clown ocellaris. not the best swimmer, fit for aquarium of 100 liters. Note that, landing a fish in a small aquarium, in which it is extremely difficult to provide effective filtering, it is necessary every day to feed your inhabitants, respectively the growth of filamentous and brown algae is almost assured. Here is an example I had an aquarium, which grew only corals. the sand was white, clean pebbles, but as soon as a fish, the appearance and stability of the aquarium was shattered with all the ensuing consequences: the tedious weekly cleaning of glasses, overgrowth of cyanobacteria and of Wallonia. In addition, read foreign literature, forums, brochures Dennerle, where its nano-aquariums they recommend planting mostly shrimp and other small invertebrates. Continue reading

Fish species recommended for cultivation in garden pondsх

People have long been fond of fishing. Currently, many anglers prefer to breed the fish in their garden ponds. Preference is given to several kinds:

Three-spined stickleback is very aggressive during spawning. There were attacks not only on species but also on their relatives.

Life expectancy is two to three years.

Verhovka is mobile and grows in length from 5 to 12 inches. The fish usually live in flocks, so in the pond the number should not be less sets of 10pcs per set. Verkhovka like to hide in thickets at depth, feeding on mosquito, larvae, algae, small crustaceans.

Goldfish, featuring a peace-loving nature and calm nature, likes to live in ponds with lots of water. Preferred ponds with a natural, not concrete base, as in small concrete ponds to the fish not very comfortable. In the appropriate life conditions well propagated, so you should not run into the pond, a lot of fish. Some species of goldfish, for example – Valuehost, Continue reading

Butterfish

When we read the price tag on “butterfish”, we don’t always know what we buy, then what under the trade name “butterfish” are hidden very different between fish from the three different families and four genera: two species from the family stromateid – stromateus (Stromateus brasiliensis) and the American butterfish (Peprilus triacanthus) . Australian seriolella (Seriolella brama) from the family centrality, as well as Escolar or gray delicacy mackerel (Lepidocybium flavobrunneum) from the family gimpelevich. Sometimes oil fish sold as toothfish is a much more valuable under the threat of destruction of fish, at least – on the contrary, often these names are given together. Usually trade name brings together related species. Here we have an unusual case – a trade name is formed primarily on the basis of similarity in the taste, although oily fish and have some similarities in appearance and lifestyle. Moreover, this name is not our invention. Perhaps it comes from the U.S. oil fish, which in English is called “butterfish”. Continue reading

Saltwater aquarium: first steps
So You've seen a saltwater aquarium. full of exotic tropical fish, and maybe visit the aquarium and decided to organize a piece of the sea into your home? First of…

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Reef sharks - small but deadly
Reef or "find" a shark. Small but dangerous predator. Reef sharks . which is a so-called white tip sharks . small but very dangerous fish. Hunting in packs at night…

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