The Tropical Aquarium Comprehensive Coverage, From Setting Up An Aquarium To Choosing The Best Fishes (Paperback)
|Author: Gina Sandford|
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This mini encyclopedia is packed with sensible advice and practical guidance. The first part explores the techniques and systems used to sustain tropical freshwater fishes and shows how to apply them in setting up a tropical aquarium. This is followed by expert advice on feeding, maintenance, health care, and breeding.
Part two presents a wide-ranging selection of tropical freshwater fish from around the world, with details of their compatibility, feeding habits, and breeding potential.
From the Publisher:
Step-by-step photo sequences instruct on setting up a tank, equipping it, cultivating a tropical aquariumÂ's plant life, and introducing many among a wide selection of tropical fishes, with special advice on compatibility among various species. Hundreds of fish varieties are profiled, with photos and information on feeding and maintenance. Titles in the brand-new Mini Encyclopedia series present comprehensive guidance for aquarium hobbyists, each volume offering in-depth coverage of a complete subdivision of fish keeping. Each bookÂ's authoritative main text is amplified with beautifully designed panels that present vivid, instructive color photos and illustrations, all of them accompanied by information-packed captions and annotations. The authorsall recognized experts and contributors to aquarium magazinesinstruct on setting up an aquarium, selecting species, and maintaining an optimal environment for the tankÂ's aquatic animal and plant life. Each volume features approximately 250 color photos and illustrations.