fins

Decorative catfish – your humble bottom friend for long years

Spotted catfish is the most popular decorative representative large-scale armored catfish. This is a very hardy, strong and peace-loving fish-worker, which is easily diluted.

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The history and description of the breed

The content of fish in the aquarium has continued for a century. For the first time this breed was registered in Paris in 1876. Remarkably, this pet was the first of those who are able to build and start to keep in captivity. In nature these fish live in shallow water, near coastal strip. They do not like fast currents and depths.

Comfortable conditions for fish are in the presence of a velvety silty soils and relatively high temperature environment. The traditional Constitution of the body – surround convex back and flat abdomen.

Bone specimens are in the form of plates, resembling shingles, which are flush with each other. That is why the breed belongs to the family of crustacea. The vast majority of this breed of fish is missing scales. Continue reading

Goldfish

The Carp Family (Cyprinidae).

Gold, or Chinese, crucian carp (Carassius auratus) found in the wild in Korea, China and Japan. This crucian carp in nature has a Golden hue, especially in shallow, well warmed by the sun waters.

Of all aquarium fish, goldfish have the longest history . Goldfish, a domesticated form of the Golden carp was first bred in China over 1500 years ago, where these, taking advantage of the variability of carp in coloration and in the shape of the body, engaged in the culture of ornamental carp. Goldfish bred in garden ponds and reservoirs in the estates of the nobility and wealthy people. It was the first time goldfish imported in the mid-eighteenth century. Currently widespread many varieties of goldfish.

Main color of body and fins reddish-Golden, the back is darker than the abdomen . Other types of coloring: pale pink, red, white, black, black-blue, yellow, dark bronze, fiery red. The body of a gold fish is elongated, slightly compressed laterally. In ponds goldfish can grow up to 35 cm, but in a normal aquarium its size is much smaller. To distinguish males from females only during the spawning season. Then the female has a rounded abdomen, while the males have pectoral fins and the gills there are a white “rash”. Continue reading

Today we meet the plane

As we reported earlier. long before the sanctions, closed to European products the way to Russia, we established a supply of seafood from the Indian ocean. So in our menu appeared tropical fish rare breeds, and today for our guests is not exotic lunch Fish-Parrot, red Emperor, Meru, Mach-Mach and other exotic inhabitants of the marine realm, exclusive supply planes and a restaurant chain Porto Maltese.

To help our guests we have prepared a description of the overseas trophies, with illustrations, by which coming to Barca crushed ice, it is always possible to “recognize” what a miracle sea in front of you.

Measure

This fish, already a favorite with guests of Porto Maltese, is often called the stone perch or sea perch. Color is different, but mostly chocolate tones.

Reaches huge dimensions, length up to 1,5 m, weight – over 100 kg. Desperate predator, maybe even the attack on the diver. But not for the purpose to eat, and wanting to deter, to defend their territory. Meat is delicious, white, dense and malacolite. The density of texture, taste and aroma, many compare the Measure with the Beluga . Continue reading

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