Having bought an aquarium, beginners ask themselves the question: which fish are the most unpretentious, the most tenacious, hardy and, as a rule, the smallest. After all, there is no experience at all or it is not enough to keep “difficult” fish.
We make the top 10 most unpretentious aquarium fish, or fish for beginners.
So, the most unpretentious, or easy-to-keep aquarium fish:
Guppy. Perhaps the most famous and popular small aquarium fish. Care of them is quite simple, and any newcomer can dissolve them. These fish are viviparous, the female mosque fry ready for independent living. The males of these fish are much more beautiful than the females, and not only the tail, but also the body of the males is colored. Females are usually inconspicuous, greyish. It is not difficult to feed the guppies. these fish are omnivorous, they can eat both dry food and proportionate live food.
Danio rerio. small, very mobile striped fish. It is desirable to acquire them with a flock, then they manifest themselves in all their glory. They constantly play catch-up and, having played, can jump out of the aquarium, so be sure to cover the aquarium with glass or a lid. To feed Danio unpretentious.
Swordtails. a little larger than danios or guppies, but also peace-loving fish. Females are larger, males are smaller. In males, the tail gradually becomes like a sword. hence the name. Sword-bearers. viviparous fish, and also, like guppies, give birth immediately to independent fry. Accept a various forage, unpretentious.
Somiki corridors, or rather speckled catfish, they are most loved by our aquarists. These are small fish living on the bottom of the aquarium and feeding on food left over from the rest of the fish (if kept with other fish). The speckled catfish is an absolutely peaceful fish that can be kept with the same small neighbors. It is desirable to arrange for him at the bottom of any shelter.
Mollies. unpretentious viviparous aquarium fish, ideal for beginners. To feed unpretentious.
Gourami. unpretentious aquarium fish of medium size. These fish breathe atmospheric air, so they are not important to install a compressor in the aquarium.
Barbusses. small schooling, very mobile fish. They will not remain indifferent to the fishes with veil fins. they must bite the tips. You can feed both dry and proportionate live food.
Torakatum. a large but peaceful unpretentious catfish. You can keep in the general aquarium, where there are shelters in which he will rest and overgrow plants. With pleasure eats food left over from other fish. You can feed the tablets for catfish, other types of dry and live feed. Compatible with peaceful fish of any size.
Tetras. small aquarium fish, very unpretentious. In aquariums with them aeration and filtration is desirable. It is desirable to keep these fish in a flock of 5-6 fish. Aquarium for such a flock. at least 30 liters.
Neon. small school aquarium fish. Neons are unpretentious to the chemical composition of water and food. You can keep them with small peace-loving fish that can not eat them.