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
Leaving for a vacation on Cyprus, we are looking forward to the moment when he will be able to soak up the sunshine and swim in the sea. But sometimes it happens that a long-awaited vacation can ruin an unexpected meeting with some sort of inhabitant of marine coastal waters. Who and where can be found in Cyprus, will tell our article.
Speaking about the beaches in General, remember that beaches can give you a “surprise”, because that’s what these places are the favorite for many marine species coastal zone. Rocky shore, warm water, algae is what attracts a variety of creatures.
Let’s start our list of “dangers” in the water with polychaetes – worms of fire the Mediterranean sea. They look rather nice and bright and can reach a length of more than 35 centimeters. The greatest danger of meeting with them is poison in the long bristles of these animals. Continue reading
Marine aquarium, a vessel for keeping marine animals and plants. Is usually large in size (200 litres), as its inhabitants usually larger than the inhabitants of freshwater aquariums. Compared to freshwater marine aquarium is more time-consuming in use, since the secret of the successful maintenance of marine fish is the maintenance of conditions corresponding to their natural habitat.
Often contain well-dressed inhabitants of tropical coral reefs. It is interesting to contain cold-water marine life. Such an aquarium should be in the summer especially cool. Sea water is prepared artificially by division or from commercially available ready mixes for marine aquariums. It must have a salinity of 30-35. pH of 8.0 to 8.4, temperature depending on the content types. You need a constant control of temperature, pH, density (measured by hydrometer) and water salinity. Continue reading