The active exploration of the underwater world started relatively recently — in the middle of the last century. For this purpose it was necessary to invent the sonar, scuba, submersibles… How many surprises were in the depths of the sea! The diversity of life forms is staggering. Before you ten most charming, strange, scary and rare fish, which were found to mankind.
Hairy monkfish. Opened in 1930. Very strange and scary fish that live deep at the bottom, where there is no sunlight — 1 km and deeper. To lure the inhabitants of the deep sea uses a special glowing growth on the forehead, around the characteristic detachment udenstvertne. Due to the special metabolism and extremely sharp teeth he can eat everything that comes, even if the victim is at times more and is a predator. Propagated by no less strange than it looks and feeds — due to the extremely harsh conditions and the rarity of the fish, male (ten times smaller females) is attached to the flesh of his lady and all the necessary transfers through the blood.
Plasence. Opened in 1884. These sharks are superficially much more like a strange sea snake or eel than his closest relatives. The frill-neck shark Gill openings, of which there are six on each side, covered with skin folds. Along with the shark-brownie is one of the rarest sharks on the planet. Known no more than one hundred ekzemplyarov fish. They studied very poorly. Continue reading
Spring – the most that eat a suitable for the event time. If done on time, and not let things drift, then by August it will be possible early morning or in the evening to spend at their own pleasure time sitting with a fishing rod on the shore of the reservoir . And to catch a couple of fish to the table is not difficult. So, how to make a mini fish pond in the suburban area .
We decided to talk about the breeding of carp and crucian carp . Why these fish . the question arises. Yes, the fact that they are unpretentious and have qualities, just suitable for a multiplicity of shallow artificial water bodies country. These “tanks” are often poorly flowing or even stagnant and warm in the summer we need to average temperature at +25°C.
So, the optimal size of a pond will be approximately 4 to 6 m in width, and from 0.8 m to 1.5 m in depth. This artificial pond will be enough to accommodate for life 2-3 dozen crucians and carp weighing up to 300 g. we Must remember that in the heat of summer the water level can drop, which in turn would reduce the number of fish composition.
If you notice that the fish rose to the surface of the pond, and catches a mouth air, it is a signal that the fish closely, and it lacks of oxygen dissolved in the water. The process of relocation of fish from one water body to another was painless for the fish, and they survived without poteria population, it is necessary to pay attention to the observance of a temperature mode in this case. Continue reading
The Panda catfish is a loveable, friendly fish. Inhabits the upper Amazon river in the basin of the river Ucayali in Peru. Can live both in clean and turbid waters of streams and tributaries, often floats on the surface of the sandy bottom. In this region the rivers are fed by melt water flowing down from the snow-capped Andes, because the tetras hiding Panda accustomed to the rapid flow and relatively low temperature ( about 19 ° C).
The catfish on the body attractive figure with a combination of dark and light stripes, resembling the coloration of the giant Panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca) . which gave its name to the fish. This catfish is the best choice for a beginner, it is peaceful, hardy and easily kept and bred. Corydoras panda was very expensive and was in great demand when first appeared in the late 1970s. the popularity remains the same still, but now it has become much more accessible.
Panda catfish are Armored catfish – they have two rows of Horny scales along the body. The genus name is from the Greek words Cogu – and helmet Doras – skin. The fish has a dense and flattened laterally body with a high back. The upper and lower jaws of the mouth of the lower pair of antennae. The dorsal fin is bilobed, black, with transparent upper edge; in females — rounded, the male’s is pointed and longer. The other fins are yellowish. The body is orange-coricnevogo with wide black stripes around the eyes fish, and on the basis of the caudal fin.
Tetras hiding Pandas are omnivorous and will not give you much trouble in feeding. As foods it is possible to use specialised dry feed (pellets, flakes), and also can give live and frozen food – Tubifex, Daphnia, Artemia, bloodworm. Continue reading