For safe existence of the inhabitants of a marine aquarium at home has created a complex and time-consuming to manufacture the equipment, been prepared from a variety of different salts of artificial sea water. As mentioned above, our Russian aquarist can populate your aquarium inhabitants, Japanese and Black sea, or the inhabitants of tropical seas.
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Any beginner marine aquarist, looking for books with underwater photos, movies about the coral reefs and marine aquariums directly experienced lovers, want to populate your aquarium all the animals liked him. However, he does not think about whether to create the necessary conditions for their habitat. As in any business, even not associated with living organisms, one should go from simple to complex as they gain knowledge and practical experience. Continue reading
In 1897, together with the biological station was founded Sevastopol marine Aquarium-Museum. The first building of the biological station has survived. Although, it is known that it was organized on the initiative of A. O. Kovalevskiy and the famous scientist traveler N. N. Miklukho-Maklai in 1871. Headed the Sevastopol biological station of A. O. Kovalevsky – the academician of the Imperial Academy of Sciences. He became its Director. It was A. O. Kovalevsky became the initiator and Builder of the new building of the biological station and marine Aquarium, on the site of the destroyed Nikolaev battery. The author of the project of the building was designed by Alexander Weizen. The station was built in the image and likeness of the biological stations of Naples and Villafranca. Subsequently, the Sevastopol biological station, expanding its efforts to study the flora and fauna of the seas, grew into the Institute of biology of southern seas named Kovalevsky. Also, was established the Prize named after A. O. Kovalevsky. Now This prize is awarded for outstanding achievements in the field of Parasitology and Zoology of the Russian Academy of Sciences. 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