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Some important things in maintaining ornamental fish in the aquarium

Some important things in maintaining ornamental fish in the aquarium




How fish can live and grow well when kept in an aquarium. There are several important things that need to be considered when we keep fish in an aquarium, namely:

- Type of fish
the type of fish to be kept in the aquarium will determine the size of the aquarium to be used.

do not let the types of fish that have a long body size kept in a small aquarium. If the length of the aquarium used to keep fish is limited this will make it difficult for fish to swim.

- Aquarium water volume
aquarium water also needs to be considered the amount. if we intend to maintain large fish, then the amount of water that is filled in the aquarium must be sufficient.

- Aquarium water quality
aquarium water quality plays a role in maintaining the health of fish that are maintained. Temperature, pH, oxygen in water must be in optimal condition.


- Fish aquarium equipment
there are various types of aquarium equipment, all aquarium equipment has dif…

how to spawn Rasbora fish

how to spawn Rasbora fish


Rasbora fish originated from Malaysia and Indonesia.

the body length of this fish can reach 5 cm.

good water temperature for the maintenance of Rasbora fish is in the range of 22-28 degrees Celsius.

a good water pH value for fish growth is 6.0 - 6.5 and the level of water hardness is around 3 dH.

Rasbora fish are in great demand by fish hobbyists in Europe.

These fish live in groups and will be beautiful if Rasbora fish are kept in groups in an aquarium.

This fish is preferred because it has a beautiful blend of body color.

The front of the body is silvery and the back is dark red.

the difference between male fish and female fish is that the female body is bigger with a faded black color compared to male fish.

fish spawning can be done together with a comparison between male fish and female fish 1: 2-3.

for nests mounted on spawning containers can be in the form of aquatic plants such as algae.

fish spawning can also be done in pairs in small aquariums.

spawn…

How to spawn Barbus in an aquarium

How to spawn Barbus in an aquarium


Barbus fish originated from the island of Sumatra.

Barbus fish is a type of omnivorous fish.

The temperature of the water used to maintain this fish is 27-30 degrees Celsius.

The pH value of the water used to keep these fish is 6.5 - 7.0. and the level of water hardness between 3-6 dH.

Barbus fish can grow to a maximum length of 8 cm.

This fish has a bright color and is very active in moving. because this fish is actively moving, it needs a lot of oxygen so it is needed sufficient aeration.

male parent fish and female parent fish can be distinguished after the fish are ready to spawn.

male fish body shape slimmer and redder mouth.

fish spawning can be done in an aquarium.

the number of broodstock fish that can be spawned in an aquarium can be one or two pairs of brood fish.

the water used to spawn the fish must be clean.

Aquatic plants such as water hyacinth can be added to the aquarium.

after spawning, the parent fish can be removed from the spawnin…

how to cultivate Rainbowfish

how to cultivate Rainbowfish



Rainbowfish is a type of omnivorous fish. The body length of this fish can reach 7 cm.

Rainbowfish live in groups and if the fish are kept in aquariums in large numbers, it will be beautiful to look at.

The water temperature for raising Rainbowfish in both fish ponds or aquariums is around 25-28 degrees Celsius.

The pH value of the water used to keep these fish is 7-7.5. And for the level of water hardness which is 10-12 dH.

This fish is very beautiful to see because the body color is like a rainbow.

Rainbowfish spawning can be done in fish ponds or in aquariums.

in spawning ponds can be equipped with lush water plants.

the ratio of male and female parent is 1: 4.

when spawning the parent fish will spread its eggs at the root of the plant. Laying fish eggs is usually done in the morning around 6.30.

when it has finished spawning, the parent fish should be taken and the fish eggs left in the spawning container until they hatch.

hatching eggs can also be don…

how to spawn Malabar danio

how to spawn Malabar danio


Malabar danio fish is one type of ornamental fish that has an interesting shape and color.

This fish comes from India and Ceylon. Malabar danio fish included in the type of carnivorous fish.

The water temperature used to maintain Malabar danio fish is in the range of 26-29 degrees Celsius.

in maintenance in a water tank, Malabar danio fish can grow to 15 cm in length.

the difference between male fish and female fish is that female body size is larger and fish body color fades when compared to male fish.

during the spawning process, Malabar danio fish eggs will be placed in the nest. nests for fish spawning can be in the form of aquatic plants.

water plants are stored in containers where Malabar danio fish spawn.


after the spawning process is complete, eggs and Malabar danio fish nests are taken to be hatched in a hatching container.

then after the Malabar danio fish eggs are separated in a hatching container, the eggs will hatch within 2- 3 days.

Malabar dan…

Corydoras fish farming

Corydoras fish farming


Corydoras fish originated from Venezuela, Trinidad. This fish is carnivorous and famous as a fish that likes to clean.

This fish is most happy to be in a place that is less clean and has a habit of cleaning the walls.

the temperature for fish spawning is between 26-28 degrees Celsius.

currently there are already many species that are quite expensive, including corydoras paleatus, corydoras panda.

corydoras fish body length can reach 7 cm. The body of this fish is covered in 2 rows of scales with larger scales called "plates".

His mouth is equipped with a pair of tentacles which are useful as sensors to find food in the dark.

So that corydoras grow well, water for maintenance should have a pH of 7 - 7.5 and a hardness level of 10 dH.

to help its growth should be added to the maintenance of fish ponds added lime.

male parent and female parent can be distinguished from dorsal fins.

in the female parent the dorsal fin is more taper while in the male parent…

How to spawn the fish Serpae tetra

How to spawn the fish Serpae tetra




Serpae tetra fish are fish originating from Paraguay.

Serpae tetra is an omnivorous fish.

Serpae tetra fish body size can reach a maximum body length of about 4 cm.

Serpae tetra fish live in groups.

The environment where spawning Serpae tetra fish should be shaded or slightly dark so that the eggs are not eaten by the parent fish. however there must be a little light entering the maintenance tank, especially in the morning.

the depth of water for spawning of Serpae tetra fish does not have to be too high, only about 15 cm.

the water quality used to maintain Serpae tetra fish must be good, Serpae tetra fish can grow optimally at temperatures of 26-28 C, pH 6-6.5 and water hardness levels 4-7 dH.

for spawning, male and female parent fish can be kept together. in a container area of ​​1 m2 can accommodate 500 brood fish.

the ratio between male fish and female fish is 1: 3-4.

broodstock fed with water lice / Daphnia sp.

female parent fish when ready to s…