The most beautiful aquarium fish (photo)
The underwater world fascinates and delights. The lives of its inhabitants attracts the attention of people since ancient times. Today bred hundreds of varieties of its great representatives. That's why even experienced aquarists will probably find it difficult to answer the question: "What aquarium fish are the most beautiful?"
In this brief review presents a very beautiful specimen. Each reader can decide for themselves which of the fish deserves the title of most beautiful.
The most beautiful aquarium fish (photo and names will be presented below) is the dream of any lover of the underwater world. One of such representatives is a Royal Tetra.
The birthplace of this small fish — Columbia. It is endemic (species that lives only in this region) of the rivers Atrato and San Juan. Found in places where the current is not too high, in small streams and tributaries flowing into the river. In natural conditions are not very common, but at home is a popular inhabitant in many aquariums.
As a rule, all instances occurring in the sale, bred by artificial means. Perhaps, someone considers that it is not the most beautiful aquarium fish, but actually she is very striking: attractive color, elegant body shape and activity — qualities for which this fish is called Royal. Despite the fact that in aquariums settled relatively recently (about forty years ago), she has earned a lot of popularity.
Tetra is small in size (five centimeters) and lives in the aquarium for about five years. Fish unpretentious. She feels quite comfortable in a community tank, but it should be remembered that she was schooling, so you need to keep more than five copies.
The most beautiful aquarium fish whose pictures we posted in this article belong to different families. For example, panaca is an unusual representative of the family of catfish. Eat panaki vegetable coating, which is formed on the glass and rocks, scrape it with a mouth-sucker.
Creating an aquarium for these fish, make sure it had no holes or narrow slits, which in panaca can get stuck.
And this beauty is an inhabitant of many tropical seas. Radiata lionfish lives in coral reefs. She belongs to a numerous family of scorpionfish. On the tail it has two horizontal white stripes. The entire fish is covered in some thorns, injections which are quite painful. Often in the aquarium grows up to 24 cm In her diet should include invertebrates and bony fish.
These fish are expensive, but their beauty and interesting habits far outweighed by the costs of their acquisition. Very bright and extremely quick-witted discus quickly get used to its owner, and as a result, they take food right out of his hands.
And this underwater inhabitant could fight for the title of "the Most beautiful of aquarium fish." It is a dream of many aquarists. The Moorish idol has an elongated body, which is decorated with contrast stripes – black on yellow-white background.
The complexity of the content of this fish in the aquarium is that it is difficult to properly feed, and the lack of useful components leads to the death of this beautiful pet. Feed the idol should be several times a day. The diet should be included meat of marine fish, chopped squid, seaweed, spirulina. This fish gets along with the bulls, pomacentridae.
This fish has a high and powerful body. Gorgeous color Akari can vary from green to silver with a turquoise hue. On the gills and head are wavy turquoise stripes, and the center body is black spot. On the tail and the dorsal fin is pretty wide edging.
Sure, many scholars of the underwater world by reading the title of this section, I will say that this is the most beautiful aquarium fish. Vualehvostki often called the Queen of goldfish. He has short, but high, round, egg-shaped body and huge eyes. The head is quite large. Coloration can vary from solid gold to bright red or dark.
Cock (beta, rumble fish)
In our opinion, this is the most beautiful aquarium fish. Her brocade–ruseckii fins amazing. Strikes and a variety of colors, although most is found the ink with a red tint. Males much brighter than females, and the fins are longer.
This is an artificial kind of aquarium fish, which appeared recently in Southeast Asia. However, these fish have become very popular today. Externally hybrid parrots really resemble popular birds and unusual bright colors, and the shape of the head. Unfortunately, the offspring in the home of these colorful beauties is colorless.
Fish of this species live in fresh water. Breeders made great efforts to get non-standard colors. Today distributed copies of silvery with vertical dark stripes, which are located throughout the body, including the tail and the head.
Undoubtedly, the most beautiful freshwater aquarium fish is a bright and beautiful Nothobranchius. They can decorate any aquarium. Interestingly, these unusual fish to be delivered by mail in the form of "dry eggs".
The origin of these fish is hot Africa where they live in small puddles that appear after rain only once or twice a year. The life of Nothobranchius continues until, until it dries a puddle. For this short period of time Rybka has time to hatch from eggs, grow, defer their own eggs and die.
Caviar, deferred them, is protected, so it is in the sand waiting for rain, which will be held next year. Surprisingly, for some strange whim of nature, fishes, living in an ordinary rain puddle, are so extraordinary and beautiful coloring.
It is also an inhabitant of freshwater. Aquarium fans appreciated this kind of motley due to the unusual color. The most popular of them are individuals, painted in black, orange, red and their shades. The breeders have selected new colors: bright yellow, violet, dark green. The advantage of this species is considered to be lifespan and ease of care.
If it's not the most beautiful aquarium fish that surely one of them. Score-bicolor — a native of Thailand. She is often compared to the catfish. This is due to her amazing ability to swim up the abdomen. Typically, a coup involves the collection of feed located on the surface of driftwood.
Fish of this species are incredible owners who do not tolerate competition. Often aquarists contain a single individual. She feels the full owner of the entire site. If you want to have two representatives of this species, you will need a long aquarium.
In a beautiful, overgrown narrow-leaved plants in the aquarium, these spotted fish look great. Gourami males much larger than females and more brightly colored. If the gourami is to provide appropriate conditions of detention, very soon they will delight owners with their active mating.