Aquarium cichlids or Cichlidae is a family of fish squad okuneobraznyh, in which more than 1,300 species, of which 600 live in aquariums and have at least 100 different color forms.
African cichlids of lake Malawi
In addition to the small species of cichlids aquarium, which will be discussed below, the larger species, like the Mozambique tilapia in Africa and the Indian etroplus, grow big, up to half a metre. Cichlids species which reach such dimensions, valuable as a food fish in their places of habitat. The body length of different species ranges from 5-70 cm In nature, they inhabit mostly freshwater, although some species live in salt water seas, easily changing environment. Some of them feed on algae, other worms, mollusks and insect larvae. Many species, growing up, become predators. Cichlids aquarium is very interesting for its color, originality of forms and complex behavior. They’re great parents and grown offspring selfless and original. So some features of the contents of these fish will be interesting for both beginners and experienced enthusiasts. Continue reading
4 July 1819 from Kronstadt went on a circumnavigation of the sloop “Mirny” and “Vostok”. The result of the expedition was the discovery of Antarctica. We decided to compile a list of the most interesting animals that inhabit this continent.
Weddell seal – the southernmost not only beast, but also one of the most endearing animals. Pretty faces of these large-eyed mammals can be admired for hours. Seal inhabits the entire coast of Antarctica, the number is estimated at about one million individuals. This animal is a beautiful diver. Adult seals can hold their breath for an hour and is able to forage for food at depths of 800 meters.
Blue, or Blue, whale . inhabiting the waters of the southern ocean, is not just one of the animals that have managed to adapt to life in harsh conditions. This is primarily from the most giant animals on our planet is now inhabited and ever. Its length can reach four hundred feet, and the weight often exceeds 150 tons. Compared with humans, this animal looks like a giant floating mountain. One only the heart of a whale may weigh more than a ton. Unfortunately, as a result of uncontrolled whaling a huge number of blue whales have been destroyed, but now their numbers are slowly recovering. Continue reading
In the middle belt of the European part of Russia in the first two decades of June catch:
on mugs – walleye (better late at night and at dawn), pike, perch;
spinning – walleye, pike, bass (best of rivers), ASP, Chub;
float fishing rods – walleye in lakes and reservoirs, on the slopes of deep, snag pits on small bait fish, and in rivers have steep banks and among the piles;the pike on the edges of the thickets of grass morning, evening dawns; large perch and walleye – fry, worm, meat shells; carp, crucian carp, Rudd (before spawning) – a worm, maggots, bread crumb;
bottom fishing rods – catfish (before spawning) – Nightcrawler live bait, meat linuxero cancer or shells;
in the wiring – roach and Chub – on pearl barley, peas, oats, wheat, maggots, herbs;
fly fishing of Chub, IDE, ASP – at June beetle, dragonflies, butterflies. Continue reading