Denison Barb – Barbus Denisonii

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Common name: Denison Barb, Red Line Torpedo Barb, Rose Line Shark Scientific name: Barbus Denisonii Average Adult Fish Size:  4 inches  /  10 cm Place of Origin: India Typical Tank setup: A well planted aquarium with rock work and driftwood …

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The History Of Fish Keeping

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Koi (and goldfish) have been kept in decorative ponds for centuries in China and Japan. Fish have been raised as food in pools and ponds for thousands of years. Brightly colored or tame specimens of fish in these ponds have …

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Leopard Skin Discus – Symphysodon Aequifaciatus sp.

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Common Name: Leopard Skin Discus, Discus Scientific Name: Symphysodon Aequifaciatus sp. Average Adult Fish Size: 8 inches / 20 cm Place of Origin: Amazon basin of S. America Typical Tank Setup: Well planted with driftwood / bogwood and some rock …

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Tiger Peckoltia – Panaque sp L002

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Common name: Tiger Peckoltia, L002 Scientific name: Panaque sp L002 Average Adult Fish Size: 5 inches / 12 cm Place of Origin: South America: Pará, Rio Tocantins at Cametá, Brazil Typical Tank setup: A dimly lit tank with lots of cover …

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All Pond Solutions Fish Tank Heater Review

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For the budget heater, All Pond Solutions offer a fantastic product for all your fish tank aquariums whether they are fresh or saltwater. The specification of this heater is: Completely submersible. Chrome nickel helical heating coil – designed for maximum …

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Red Oscar – Astronotus Ocellatus

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Common Name: Red Oscar, Oscar Scientific Name: Astronotus Ocellatus Average Adult Fish Size: 12 – 14 inches / 30.5 cm – 35.5 cm Place of Origin: Oscars are native to Brazil, French Guinea, Columbia, and Peru and occur frequently in …

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240 Litre Malawi Aquarium

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Tank Size – Fluval Roma 240 (240 litres) 4 foot Fish Kept – Variety of African Cichlids form lake Malawi Filtration – 2x Fluval 405 filters Lighting – Standard T8 Fluval Roma tank lighting Heating – 2x 300w heaters (one …

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Red Spotted Green Discus – Symphysodon Aequifaciatus sp.

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Common Name: Red Spotted Green Discus, Discus Scientific Name: Symphysodon Aequifaciatus sp. Average Adult Fish Size: 8 inches / 20 cm Place of Origin: Amazon basin of S. America Typical Tank Setup: Well planted with driftwood / bogwood and some …

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What Are The Benefits Of Optiwhite Aquarium Glass

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If you have or are considering the route of buying a custom made fish tank you will often be faced with the decision of whether to go for Optiwhite glass or not. To give you some background on what this …

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Nymphoides sp. ‘Taiwan’

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Origin: Asia Type: Bulbs and Tubers Growth: Fast Height: 15cm – 25cm Width: 10cm Lighting Demands: 0.25 watt per litre CO2 Demands: 3 – 5mg per litre Description: Nymphoides sp. grows in Asia and Africa – this variant of the …

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