Category Archives: Fishes

Purchase and acclimation of coral fishes – Part 2

Transport and acclimation The purchased fish should be brought home in a short time and inside well-isolated, possibly obscured single containers. Light, too small containers, temperature inversions and lack of oxygen, can hugely increase the transport stress! The bags in soft plastic material are normally suitable, since safeguard the fish from impacts and protect their skin; […]

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Purchase and acclimation of coral fishes – Part 1

There are various treatment methods for the diseases of aquarium fish. The best and easiest thing is however to prevent them. Once ill in fact, a treatment in a barrier aquarium, due to the lack of effective and at the same time harmless substances for the invertebrates, results as difficult and often even impossible. Not […]

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Pomacanthus navarchus – The majestic angel fish

Distribution While some species of angel fishes are widespread even outside the Indo-Pacific area, Pomacanthus navarchus, in the past described under the Euxiphipops kind, is limited to the Indo-Australian archipelago. Environment Pomacanthus navarchus lives in the external reef and the lagoons. Unlike the other angel fishes of larger size, which during the search for food […]

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“Baked” feed for Zanclus cornutus and other fishes of this kind

Many aquarists would like to have as a “guest” this fish in their aquarium. Unfortunately the uncommon difficulties about its setting are known. It is nearly impossible to accustom this selective eater adapted to browse on the substratum, to accept the food floating in the water. I suggest you a tip to bring these fishes […]

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STONEFISH VENOM IN A VIDEO!

When you think about deadly creatures, Australia seems to have the worst venomous animals on Earth. These dangerous creatures can be found both on the ground and in the ocean, so Australian citizens and tourists have to move with care on the territory. The stonefish, as it is explained in this video, is one of […]

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