Booker Maidenhead Aquatics Fish Store Review

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One of the smaller branches of Maidenhead Aquatics is located just outside of High Wycombe in Booker garden centre. Location is: Notcutts Garden Centre Clay Lane Near Marlow Booker Buckinghamshire SL7 3DH I recall when this store was an independent …

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Henlei Stingray – Potamotrygon Heniel

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Common name: Henlei Stingray, Black Stingray, P12 Scientific name: Potamotrygon Henlei Average Adult Fish Size: 60cm / 24 Inches Place of Origin: Rio Tocantins basin, Brazil Typical Tank setup: Bit of gravel and open swimming space, maybe the occasional bit of …

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WMA Digital LCD Fish Aquarium Marine Vivarium Thermometer Review

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One of the most essential variants which affects the home aquarium is the temperature and although most modern day heaters have a built in thermostat it is still advisable to monitor the aquarium temperature in case any of the equipment …

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Long Finned Tiger Oscar – Astronotus Ocellatus

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Common Name: Long Finned Tiger 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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What Is PH For Tropical Fish Tanks And Why Is It Important

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PH, ph, or pH, is the measure of acidity or alkalinity of a substance. In this case we will be referring to aquarium water. Seven (7.0) is neutral, less than seven is acidic, and greater than seven is alkaline. One …

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Cockatoo Dwarf Cichlid – Apistogramma Cacatuoides

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Common name: Cockatoo Dwarf Cichlid, Crested Dwarf Cichlid Scientific name: Apistogramma Cacatuoides Average Adult Fish Size: 3 inches  /  9 cm Place of Origin: South America, western Amazon basin: Widely distributed in clearwater and whitewater tributaries of the Rio Ucayali and Amazon …

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Tonys African Cichlids Fish Store Review

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If you are looking for a solid and reliable source of high quality Malawi cichlids delivered to your door in the UK then Tony’s African Cichlids is the perfect place to start your search. The range of cichlids available to …

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How To Set Up Bubbles In A Tropical Fish Tank Aquarium

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One feature of tropical fish tanks which is widely loved, not to mention being practical and beneficial to the running of a healthy aquarium are bubbles! We explain the reason why you might need bubbles in your fish tank in …

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TMC AquaRay GroBeam 600 Ultima LED Strip Review

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The latest addition to the TMC GroBeam range in 2013 is the Solid State Lighting Strip – TMC AquaRay GroBeam 600 Ultima LED which features 5x Cree XB-D Power LED’s and caters for the freshwater fish keeper. The compact 12W lighting …

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Tropheus Cherry Spot, Kirschfleck – Tropheus sp. Bulu Point

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Common name: Tropheus Cherry Spot, Tropheus Kirschfleck Scientific name: Tropheus sp. Bulu Point Average Adult Fish Size: 15cm / 6 Inches Place of Origin: Lake Tanganyika Typical Tank setup: Rocky Tanganyika tank Recommended Minimum Aquarium Capacity: 200 Litres Compatibility: Tropheus …

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