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Tropical fishes, their care and breeding

Walter E. Hinton

Tropical fishes, their care and breeding

a complete treatise on the breeding and keeping of tropical fishes.

by Walter E. Hinton

  • 340 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Bird Haven Pub. Co. in Reseda, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tropics.
    • Subjects:
    • Aquariums.,
    • Fishes -- Tropics.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHow to set-up and maintain the aquarium.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL78 .H5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination93 p.
      Number of Pages93
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6131286M
      LC Control Number53002469
      OCLC/WorldCa1669472

      Guppies eat a wide variety of foods in the wild, including algae and water insect larvae. In a home aquarium though, you want to feed your guppies a combination of foods. By feeding them a quality flake food designed for tropical fish, you can enhance the colour of your guppy. Download this stock image. The complete aquarium book; the care and breeding of goldfish and tropical fishes. Aquariums; Goldfish. Fig. Funnel Trap for Live-bearing Fishes Obstruction in neck of funnel is a piece of bent wire, and is open on either side. place female fish in funnel and cover over with screen, so she can- not leap out. The small wire pre- viously mentioned will prevent.

      Book References: Glen S. Axelrod, Brian M. Scott, Neal Pronek, Encyclopedia Of Exotic Tropical Fishes For Freshwater Aquariums, TFH Publications, Lee Finley, Catfishes: The Complete Guide to the Successful Care and Breeding of More Than Catfish Species, T.F.H Publications, Inc. Joseph S. Nelson, Fishes of the World, Wiley, Dr. Herbert R. Axelrod, Aquarium Fishes of the. will lay their eggs on rocks, plants, and logs in order to allow the water to carry the eggs away for a better chance of survival. Cave layers, such as the blind cave fish, will lay their eggs in dark places. Egg layers, like angelfish or rams will lay eggs on slate or rock or plants and they will protect their eggs.

      Excerpted from the Clownfishes: A guide to Their Captive Care, Breeding, and Natural History ISBN ©T.F.H. Publications, Inc. Used with permission. Now available as an e-book exclusive for Amazon Kindle, Apple iDevices, Barnes & Noble Nook, and through other major e-book retailers.   If you are interested in trying your hand at breeding freshwater aquarium fish, you may want to start with live-bearing get started with breeding live-bearing species of fish, you should first learn the basics about what type of fish belong to this group, how to prepare the fish for breeding and how to care for the fry once they do.


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Tropical fish as a hobby;: A guide to selection, care, and breeding. With chapters on How fish get their names and Aquarium genetics by Axelrod, Herbert R and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Tropical Fish Their Care.

Breeding Tropical Fish Books. Updated Aug Author: Mike - FishLore Admin Social Media: Information such as methods of reproduction, breeding setups, planning your setup, diet and nutrition to get your adult fish in the mood for spawning, how to care and raise the fry and more are presented in this book.

Although this is a good basic book on breeding freshwater tropical fish, another book with the same title, from the same publisher written by Jay Hemdal (me!) is more comprehensive - that book was written for Barron's as a replacement for this title, and was written in (over ten years newer than this one)/5(8).

The complete aquarium book; the care and breeding of goldfish and tropical fishes (). The complete aquarium book; the care and breeding of goldfish and tropical fishes by Innes, William T. (William Thornton), Pages:   Clown Fishes - Captive Care, Breeding, History is a fantastic read and will give anyone with the least bit of interest in raising clownfishes the confidence needed to breed their own.

Even if you're only interested in the various species and/or their. Place the breeding pair into their own aquarium, with the appropriate spawning substrate or decor, depending on their method of egg-laying.

Provide them with an abundance of high protein food, feeding more often than you would normally feed your community aquarium fish, typically three times daily.

Over species are illustrated, with in colour & 70 in black-and-white; over are described, including their size, place of origin, coloration, their breeding habits, and, perhaps most important, their ability to co-exist peacefully in the aquarium with fish of their own & other species. This book is meant for people who want to get into the breeding of tropical fish.

and covers everything you will need to know from the different breeding types, diseases, behaviors, feeding to the possible pitfalls. I would defiantly recommend this book to anyone who enjoys this s: Tropical fish: their care and breeding. [John May] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help.

Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create # K and R Books Ltd.\/span> \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 schema. Within this book, you will find more than of the most popular freshwater aquarium fish including all-time favorites, popular newcomers and much more.

For each fish, we offer practical guidance on: scientific and common names, behavior, size and appearance, tank needs, diet and feeding, compatibility and care advice. Aquarium management --Aquatic plants --Fishfoods --Diseases and their treatment --Fish enemies --Construction of aquaria, tanks, etc.

--Aquarium appliances --The microscope in aquarium work --Photographing fishes --Marine aquaria --Terraria --Native aquarium fishes --The goldfish --Judging goldfish competitions --Breeding goldfishes --Wholesale. Native to Southern Asia from Pakistan to Korea, several species of the tropical freshwater Gourami are popular aquarium fish.

It is also one of the easier egg laying fish to breed in an aquarium. Gourami care and breeding (spawning) requirements vary slightly from species to species, but most Gouramis have the same basic needs.

The Guppy is one of the most well-known and popular aquarium fish for both beginners and seasoned aquarists alike. They add plenty of color to tanks, are peaceful, relatively cheap and very easy to maintain.

In this article, we’ll be looking at everything about Guppies: how to care for them, their perfect diet, habitat and tanks mates for them, how to breed them, and much more. Internet Archive BookReader The complete aquarium book; the care and breeding of goldfish and tropical fishes.

Tropical Fish as Pets, a Guide to the selection care and breeding Axelrod, Dr. Herbert R., Published by T.F.H. Publications, Inc/Jersey City, New Jersey, (). It covers everything you need to know about keeping healthy discus fish and breeding them.

Imagine having the best shaped, most colourful discus in your tanks. Your friends will be amazed. Tropical fish are part of a delicate ecosystem that need consistent, careful, and attentive maintenance.

There are certain factors that need to be taken into consideration not just with the fish you have, but also with the way that you take care of those fish and their environment. In addition to their interesting breeding habits, these fishes have attractive and very changeable markings. Further details of breeding on page (No.

6a). This fish and those shown in the eleven preceding illustrations are members of the Cichlid family, but the breeding habits are not the same. Note About Images.

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English: Title: The complete aquarium book; the care and breeding of goldfish and tropical fishes Identifier: completeaquarium00inne (find matches) Year: Authors: Innes, William T. (William Thornton), Subjects: Aquariums; Goldfish Publisher: New York, Halcyon house Contributing Library: MBLWHOI Library Digitizing Sponsor: MBLWHOI Library.Also known as the Lace Gourami, this cool tropical freshwater fish is one of the most popular Gourami fish for aquarium lovers, thanks to its beautiful appearance and its hardy build.

They are easy to care for and can be kept in tanks with at least 30 gallons of water, but like many other types of Gourami, they do require space at the top of.I find that the old books and magazines provide a wonderful insight into how the hobby developed.

I find it amazing that fish keepers in the early days were able to successfully breed fish in small tanks without the assistance of filters, air-pumps, and the many other modern day gadgets that we have today.