Piranhas have long been known for their predatory and aggressive nature, which has been covered not only in educational programs about animals, but also art films. Such ruthless behavior piranhas greatly exaggerated bloody scenes in the movies, but nonetheless, piranha – carnivorous fish. Piranha means “tooth – fish”, you can guess what the name of this fish was due to its razor-sharp teeth. Today, fans of exotic aquarium fish often acquire piranhas in their aquariums.
In natural conditions, predatory fish piranha live in river waters of South America and Africa. Fish of this family are rather large and reach 30 cm as aquarium fish are the species, the size of which does not exceed 10 refer To these species include: slender piranha, red bellied piranha, piranha flag, dwarf piranha, etc. the Most popular one, among fans of exotic fish became red bellied piranha, due to its bright appearance. Continue reading
In our world there are about 25 thousand species of fish, but only some of them really fascinate us with their beauty. Today we want to present you our selection of the 10 most beautiful fish in the world.
1 Imperial angels
Imperial angels belong to the species of marine tropical fish and are considered some of the most beautiful individuals. Their coloring has a kind of uniqueness: it is able to change during the life of the black with blue and white stripes in young fish to a bright purple body with yellow-orange stripes in adults. With age the head becomes emerald green color, and around the eyes forms a characteristic mask.
2 Mandarin ducks
Mandarin is an extremely colorful fish of small size. The name they were given because of the color, which is very similar to the robe-the robe of a Chinese Mandarin. This species inhabits coral reefs at the bottom, mainly in the Pacific ocean. They like being protected from marine inhabitants of the lagoon, at the slightest danger, the body secretes poison. Continue reading
On our site there is a small pond about five meters wide and a length of about twenty. Clean water – a pond fed from a spring. The bottom of the pond we poured, the walls were covered with stone. But bathing is inconvenient – shallow.
And no fish-serious not to breed is too small vadimchik. We’ve decided to fill this “mosquito breeding ground” and raised beds can make some, but advised not to rush with it, and to try to grow in the pond goldfish .
However, our sons, John and Gregory, decided in their own way – caught in the river normal carp and released them in “my lake”. The goldfish lived in the pond until the autumn, fed on mosquito larvae and other small aquatic creatures, then safely wintered under the ice, and in the spring spawn, and soon in the pond there are a lot of fry. Continue reading