Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

Home

Collapse

Home

  •  
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Campylomormyrus cassaicus - Angolan elephant nose

    Campylomormyrus cassaicus - Angolan elephant nose


    Photo thanks to theonetruepath

    Name:
    Scientific name: Campylomormyrus cassaicus
    Common name: Angolan elephant nose
    AKA: Angolan down-pokers/ Bird beak elephant nose (this may be another species??)/ Donkey-faced elephant nose/ Double nose elephant nose/ Gnathonemus cassaicus

    Country of origin: Africa

    pH: 6.5 - 7
    Temperature: 23 - 28c
    Hardness: 4 – 16 dGH
    Water flow: standard
    Oxygenation: standard ...
    See more | Go to post

  • Brochis splendens - Emerald cory

    Brochis splendens - Emerald cory


    Photo thanks to briztoon

    Name:
    Scientific name: Brochis splendens
    Common name: Emerald cory
    AKA: Blue catfish/ Corydoras Brochis/ Common Brochis/ Emerald Brochis/ Emerald cory/ Green catfish/ Hi-fin corydoras/ Shortbody catfish/ Callichthys splendens/ Brochis coeruleus/ Brochis dipterus, / Callichthys taiosh/ Chaenothorax bicarinatus/ Chaenothorax eigenmanni/ Corydoras semiscutatus/ Corydoras splendens / Brochis-Panzerwels (Germany)
    Country of...
    See more | Go to post

  • Australatya striolata – Riffle shrimp

    Australatya striolata – Riffle shrimp


    Photo thanks to unissuh

    Name:
    Scientific: Australatya striolata
    Common: Riffle shrimp


    Temp: 18 – 20c

    ................................Average..Lowest...Highest
    Water Temperature...19.2.........17.0.......20.3
    pH............................6.6...........6.2..... ...7.2
    Water Flow...............MEDIUM
    Turbidity...................LOW
    Total Hardness..........VERY SOFT (44 ppm) ...
    See more | Go to post

  • Brachygobius spp. - Bumblebee gobies

    Brachygobius spp. - Bumblebee gobies


    Photo thanks to Aquasaur
    Brachygobius xanthozona-BumbleBee Fish

    Name:
    Scientific name: Brachygobius spp.
    Common name: Bumblebee
    AKA:

    Country of origin: Asia

    pH: 7.5 – 8.5 for most species – it can alter depending on the species

    For Brachygobius doriae - Bumblebee Goby/ Gobius doriae/ Hypogymnogobius doriae
    pH: 7.0 – 8.5
    Temperature: 22 – 28c
    Hardness: 143 – 357 ppm
    Water...
    See more | Go to post

  • Ophiocara porocephala - Spangled gudgeon

    Ophiocara porocephala - Spangled gudgeon

    Photo thanks to

    Name:
    Scientific name: Ophiocara porocephala
    Common name: Spangled gudgeon
    AKA: Stunning Spangled Gudgeon/ Bumblebee/ Mullet Gudgeon/ Northern Mud Gudgeon/ Flathead sleeper/ Eleotris cantoris/ Eleotris kuak/ Eleotris limosus/ Eleotris litoralis/ Eleotris madagascariensis/ Eleotris ophicephalus/ Eleotris porocephala/ Eleotris scintillans/ Eleotris viridis/ genus species 8/ Ophiocara ophicephalus

    Country of origin: Bangladesh; Cambodia;...
    See more | Go to post

  • Mordacia mordax - Short-headed lamprey

    Mordacia mordax - Short-headed lamprey

    Photo thanks to

    Name:
    Scientific name: Mordacia mordax
    Common name: Short-headed lamprey
    AKA: Australian lamprey/ Murray lamprey

    Country of origin: Australia – SA, Vic, NSW, Tas

    pH:
    Temperature: cm
    Hardness:
    Water flow: standard
    Oxygenation: standard

    Maximum size: 50 cm as adults. Juveniles 14cm.

    Diet: Juveniles are filter-feeders, feeding on zooplankton & algae (up to...
    See more | Go to post

  • Geotria australis - Pouched lamprey

    Geotria australis - Pouched lamprey

    Photo thanks to

    Name:
    Scientific name: Geotria australis
    Common name: Pouched lamprey
    AKA: Wide-mouthed lamprey

    Country of origin: Chile, Argentina, New Zealand, Australia – Including SA (lower Mt Lofty Ranges), WA (Margaret River - Denmark), Tas

    pH:
    Temperature: cm
    Hardness:
    Water flow: standard
    Oxygenation: standard

    Maximum size: 70 cm as adults. 3-8cm as juveniles.

    ...
    See more | Go to post

  • Nannostomus trifasciata - Three-Lined Pencilfish

    Nannostomus trifasciata - Three-Lined Pencilfish


    Photo thanks to briztoon

    Name:
    Scientific name: Nannostomus trifasciata
    Common name: Three-Lined Pencilfish
    AKA: Three-stripe pencilfish/ Three-banded pencilfish/ Princess tetra/ Poeciliobrycon erythrurus/ Cyprinodon amazona

    Country of origin: South America - Peru, Brazil, Columbia, Guyana, Bolivia

    pH: 4.0 - 7.5
    Temperature: 22 - 28c
    Hardness: 18 - 215 ppm
    Water flow: low - standard
    Oxygenati...
    See more | Go to post

  • Nannostomus rubrocaudalatus - Purple pencilfish

    Nannostomus rubrocaudalatus - Purple pencilfish


    Photo thanks to discusnoob

    Name:
    Scientific name: Nannostomus rubrocaudalatus
    Common name: Purple Pencilfish
    AKA: Nannostomus sp. ‘purple’/ N. cf. marginatus ‘red pencil II’/ N. sp. ‘coral red II’.

    Country of origin:
    South America - Peru

    pH: 4.0 - 7.0
    Temperature: 24 - 28c
    Hardness: 18 - 90 ppm
    Water flow: low - standard
    Oxygenation: standard

    Maximum size: 3.0cm ...
    See more | Go to post

  • Nannostomus marginatus - Dwarf Pencilfish

    Nannostomus marginatus - Dwarf Pencilfish


    Photo thanks to japes

    Name:
    Scientific name: Nannostomus marginatus
    Common name: Dwarf Pencilfish
    AKA: Nannostomus marginatus picturatus (previously thought to be a seperate sub-species of N. marginatus).

    Country of origin: South America - Peru, Brazil, Columbia, Guyana

    pH: 4.0 - 7.0
    Temperature: 22 - 28c
    Hardness: 18 - 179 ppm
    Water flow: low - standard
    Oxygenation: standard

    Maximum...
    See more | Go to post
There are no articles in this category.
 
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts
Please log in to your account to view your subscribed posts.

article_tags

Collapse

Latest Articles

Collapse

  • Live Rock Critter ID
    by deL
    Live Rock Critter Identification

    Live Rock and the various creatures on it was the single biggest pull for me to try out a reef aquarium after owning several freshwater setups. The amazing diversity of life in a marine tank and the factor of "not knowing" what it is that is living in there is something that can't be replicated by your standard tropical freshwaters. Whether to mark pests for removal or out of scientific interest, this guide to identifying some of the more common hitchhikers on yo
    ...
    16-03-15, 04:25 PM
  • AAA Mk2 Contents of fish section N-Z - Common & Scientific names
    by SOLOMON
    Nannostomus beckfordi Gold line Pencilfish/ Beckford's pencil fish, Gold pencil fish, Golden pencil fish 5.0 - 8.0 21 - 27c Article
    Nannostomus eques Hockeystick Pencilfish/ Brown/Rocket/Brown-tailed/Diptail/Tubemouth pencilfish/ Poeciliobrycon eques/ Poeciliobrycon auratus/ Nannobrycon 4.5 - 7.5 22 - 28c Article
    ...
    13-02-15, 12:01 PM
  • Mk2 AAA Contents of fish section N-Z - Common & Scientific names
    by SOLOMON
    13-02-15, 11:12 AM
  • AAA Contents of fish section N-Z - Common & Scientific names
    by DiscusEden
    Nannostomus beckfordi Gold line Pencilfish/ Beckford's pencil fish, Gold pencil fish, Golden pencil fish 5.0 - 8.0 21 - 27c Article
    ...
    12-02-15, 04:23 PM
  • Notesthes robusta - Bullrout
    by DiscusEden
    Bullrout Notesthes robusta


    Photo thanks to murrayman85

    Temperature:
    pH Level: 7.0 - 8.0
    General Hardness: Moderate
    Max. Size: 30cm
    Realistic Max. Size: 30cm
    Tank Size: 4X1.5X1.5
    Feeding: Usually will take any high protein pellets, live and frozen meaty foods. Can be difficult/impossible to wean.
    Temperament: Aggressive as they mature.

    About: Native to NSW and Southern Queensland, Bullrout or freshwater...
    11-02-15, 07:39 PM
  • Butis butis - Crazy Fish
    by DiscusEden
    Crazy Fish Butis butis


    Photo thanks to Capitan Primero

    Temperature: 20 - 27c
    pH Level: 7.0 - 8.2
    General Hardness: Moderate - Hard
    Max. Size: 13cm
    Realistic Max. Size: 13cm
    Tank Size: 3x1.5x1.5
    Feeding: Carnivore, preference for live or frozen food, can be difficult to wean onto pellets.
    Temperament: Generally Peaceful but will eat smaller fish.

    About: Butis are known as Crazy Fish because they...
    11-02-15, 07:13 PM
Working...
X
google.com, pub-5201535165471905, DIRECT, f08c47fec0942fa0