Aquarium fishes - a complete encyclopedia beginner aquarist
Encyclopedia aquarist: My Pets - aquarium fishes- the Russian version is very easy to use, detailed and informative guide to the content of aquarium Amazing electronic encyclopedia containing detailed information…

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The most interesting facts about the Black sea
I think, in the Black sea swam many of our readers, and more — just heard about it. Indeed, the Black sea is one of the most interesting (and beautiful)…

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Red tail catfish

Phractocephalus red (Phractocephalus hemiliopterus), redtail Catfish or a Red tail catfish – aquarium fish of the family Pimelodovye or flathead catfish.

Habitat

In Nature, Red tail catfish lives in South America, in the Amazon basin. Such fish often lead the lovers of big fish, also trigger them in public aquariums to attract the attention of visitors. In their homeland, in Colombia and Brazil, this fish is called perrera. These catfish are also bred in commercial purposes for food, although their meat has a dark color.

Appearance and sex differences

Phractocephalus red – very attractive aquarium fish. Its oblong body is a large flat head with large eyes, wide mouth and three pairs of whiskers, two of which adorn the lower jaw of the fish and one upper. In this case two pairs of antennae have long red-tail catfish. Continue reading

Marine aquarium and marine aquarium

Portrait Krylatov the mass consciousness of the part of the public aquarium, which has so far avoided a direct clash with the sea, entrenched two extreme view on the sea aquarium. The first one is insanely difficult and scary. The second is the amount of salt dissolved in water can not change anything seriously. However, as always, lies somewhere in the middle and is similar to the following:

Marine aquarium itself isn’t much more complicated freshwater. Both can be practiced at the elementary level, and climbing up into the jungle.

Marine aquarium is fundamentally different from freshwater and freshwater mechanical transfer of concepts, skills and techniques in the marine aquarium leads to fatal consequences.

A saltwater aquarium requires much more powerful, complex and expensive equipment, more complicated and expensive materials than freshwater. Continue reading

The inhabitants of the Mediterranean sea

Croatia is a beautiful country. Besides, today it is considered one of the safest countries in Europe. Both flora, fauna, climate, and population, are unlikely to cause trouble for the tourists, but still some features of this country, you should learn more before you travel. “Forewarned is forearmed”…
Rest for many of us is the most anticipated and important event of the year. We go to hot countries or cultural trip, to forget about everyday troubles, to change the boring work environment, gain new experiences and strength. It is therefore essential that the holiday was a success and was not marred with troubles and health problems.
Dangerous creatures in the Mediterranean sea that can damage the person, unit, anyway, much less than in tropical seas. Threat to meet up with a shark so rare that for many years none of the areas of the Mediterranean, even in the most solitary places, none of descending under the water did not see any. However, sometimes even quite innocent looking animals may pose a danger to humans.
To exaggerate this danger, we will not, but will try to familiarize you with the problems that can occur when too close contact with sea inhabitants. Continue reading

The Cretan aquarium. Among the inhabitants of the depths of the Mediterranean
One of the largest European aquariums, CRETAquarium of Crete is located to the East of Heraklion, between the resorts of Kato Gouves and Kokkini Hani. Visiting the aquarium is an…

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What an amazing predatory fish monkfish?
Monkfish (Lophius piscatoris), or sea Scorpion, from the squad utilitycompany (Lophiiformes) has a repulsive appearance. He has a huge head, which is the half length of all fish, with big…

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