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
Fish have always been highly revered in China not only then that the Chinese word ” Yu ” has two meanings: “fish” and “abundance”, but also because the fecundity of fish made it a symbol of fertility. Happy fish in their waters, so the fish was also an emblem of conjugal happiness and harmony.
To symbol bring you luck, you can keep the fish in the aquarium or in the pond or eat fish on holidays, such as Chinese New year. The Chinese, if they are certainly not Buddhists, and hence, not vegetarians, and still eat the fish or keep it in the aquarium. I abandoned fresh fish, which is held in restaurants in aquariums, then to cook it. My friends are Buddhists told me that if a creature is killed and eaten by, that person that ate this food in the future will be to pursue failure. I came to the conclusion that the live fish or fish in the house is the best way to awaken the luck of plenty. Moreover, the daily feeding of the fish creates positive karma, and therefore brings greater wealth.
Almost all fish species, have favorable color, can create horsepen Shui, although much depends on their temperament and habits. However, there are certain rules for placing images of fish or fish-tank in the house. The first secret is the breed and the number of fish in the aquarium, the second is the choice of the most favourable for fish throughout the house. As in the case of other lucky creatures, you must arouse energy favorable sector and to avoid adverse unintended activation of qi energy. Continue reading
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