Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

Anya Allein
27.11.2015

Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

Neon Fishhave not that unusual appearance, but simply cosmic beauty. Their fragile tiny body has the most beautiful luminescence, so that they stand out clearly against the background of all types of aquarium fish. Such a baby will become a real decoration of your aquarium. So, neon fish: care and maintenance.

Neon fish in the wild

Despite its aesthetic decorative beauty, aquariumneon fishnot at all artificial view, man-made for beauty. Immediately they appeared in the wild, and then in our aquariums.
Today, neon fish are found in rivers and streams of Brazil, Colombia, Peru, South America. And why exactly here?

In these regions, the river water is distinguished by its special softness and richness of plants, but also by its purity. It is noteworthy that the neon fish are found precisely in those fresh-water reservoirs, in which there are a lot of different vegetation, and which is even littered with fallen trees.

Neon Fish

Neon fish aquarium: small but remote


Small, bright and very bright fish-neons are accustomed to flock, so you should buy them immediately "in bulk". The body length of aquarium neons usually does not reach more than 4 centimeters. It's funny that the neon fish does not shine entirely, but has only a brilliant band that runs along the whole body. In general, from afar, this band visually resembles an advertisement with backlighting.

Ate to talk about other visual signs of the aquarium fish-neon, then the back of her body below is colored bright red. Fins as usual transparent. But the eyes also have a wondrous magical color - green-blue. In addition, there are several types of neon fish, which differ in color - black, red, blue and many others.

Neon fish content

Content neon fish: great for beginners

Beauty requires sacrifice? In the case of our brilliant crumbs, this statement is absolutely not justified. The content of neon fish is very simple and inexpensive. And first of all, they do not need to buy a huge expensive aquarium. Since they are very small, they do not require much space.
Temperature conditions

Neon Fishthey do not require special temperature conditions: the variation from 18 to 28 degrees of water in the aquarium is quite acceptable (although 20–24 ° C is considered ideal for them). After all, high temperatures accelerate the aging process of fish. Therefore, at maximum heat, they will die literally in a year / a half. And while in normal conditions they can live up to 4 years.

Care

Neon fish: the necessary composition of water

Also unpretentious neon fish are not demanding on the composition of the water and the dose of oxygen in it, unlike many other aquarium dwellers. Ideally, they need soft peated water. And also, which logically emerges from the characteristics of their natural habitat, in the “neon aquarium” there should be as many living plants as possible.

Besides the fact that it ensures normal livelihoods of the fish, there is also a good visual effect for you - on a thick green background the glow of neons will look even brighter and more beautiful.

In addition, greens are necessary for the psychological comfort of our crumbs - in the wild, they usually serve as a reliable shelter from predators. You know, genetic memory is transmitted through many generations.

Blue neon fish

Neon fish may turn gray

An interesting, sad and useful fact: note thatneon fish, so to speak, have a fine mental organization. For example, poor maintenance, difficult transportation, transplants can cause severe stress to fish. And they even from this, figuratively speaking, "turn gray", that is, their color completely discolored.

Soil features

Striving for the same decorative effect, for the maintenance of fish-neons you best to use a dark ground.

Female neon fish

Neon fish: feeding features

These fishes also do not differ in particular whimsicalness in food. They are suitable for almost any poop - dry, live, industrial and frozen. The only thing that you should consider: the food should not be large, because a small fish can choke on it. And these babes are very voracious and even prone to obesity. Therefore, periodically change the types of food, as well as weekly arrange them fasting day.

gold fish

Neon fish: compatible with other species

As for the compatibility of neon fish with other types of aquarium fish, they will definitely not survive with large and aggressive neighbors. Therefore, ideally, pick up their neighbors to match - small and calm.

Breeding neon fish

But the breeding of neon fish is quite a difficult process.Because aspiring amateur aquarist even with difficulty determine the sex of this fish. These differences are not very clear. The male is somewhat larger than the female, and she also has a fuller tummy. In addition, pay attention to the neon strip: the male is almost straight, and the female is curved. For spawning, neon is placed in a separate small container with very clean and soft water.

Aquarium for fish

Video: neon fish and danios in the aquarium

And in this video you can watch a peaceful and relaxing life.neon fishin aquarium. This sight has an unusually pacifying effect.


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  • Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty

    Neon fish aquarium - unprecedented beauty