Mini Encyclopedia of The Tropical Aquarium


The “Mini Encyclopedia of The Tropical Aquarium” is a comprehensive guide for tropical fish enthusiasts, offering detailed information on setting up and maintaining a healthy aquarium. This book covers tank selection, water chemistry, fish species profiles, feeding, breeding, and disease prevention. With clear explanations, practical tips, and full-color photographs, it serves as an invaluable resource for both beginners and experienced hobbyists looking to create a thriving tropical aquarium.


Author: Gina Sandford
Cover: Paperback
Pages: 208
Condition: Used: Very Good

The “Mini Encyclopedia of The Tropical Aquarium” is a meticulously crafted guide that caters to both novice and experienced tropical fish enthusiasts. Authored by experts in the field, this comprehensive book serves as an invaluable resource for anyone interested in creating and maintaining a vibrant and healthy tropical aquarium.

The book begins with an introduction to the basics of tropical aquariums, providing readers with essential knowledge on selecting the right tank and equipment. It covers various types of tanks, filters, lighting, and heating systems, helping hobbyists create an ideal environment for their aquatic pets. Detailed sections on water chemistry and tank maintenance ensure that readers can maintain optimal conditions for their fish, with clear explanations on pH levels, water hardness, and the nitrogen cycle.

Mini Encyclopedia of The Tropical Aquarium

One of the highlights of the “Mini Encyclopedia of The Tropical Aquarium” is its extensive coverage of tropical fish species. The book includes profiles of numerous fish, detailing their natural habitats, specific care requirements, feeding habits, and behaviors. Each profile is accompanied by full-color photographs and illustrations, making it easy to identify and understand the needs of different species. The compatibility charts and community tank suggestions are particularly useful for hobbyists looking to create a harmonious aquarium environment.

Feeding and nutrition are crucial aspects of fish care, and this book offers practical advice on selecting the right food and feeding schedules for various species. It also delves into the breeding habits of tropical fish, providing step-by-step guidance on encouraging breeding, setting up breeding tanks, and caring for fry.

Health and disease prevention are critical for a thriving aquarium, and the “Mini Encyclopedia of The Tropical Aquarium” covers common ailments and their treatments in detail. Readers will find information on recognizing symptoms, administering treatments, and implementing preventative measures to keep their fish healthy.

Mini Encyclopedia of The Tropical Aquarium

The book is designed for ease of use, with a user-friendly layout, concise explanations, and helpful tips scattered throughout. Whether you are just starting out with your first aquarium or looking to expand your knowledge and skills, this mini encyclopedia offers expert insights and practical advice to ensure your tropical aquarium flourishes.

With its wealth of information, stunning visuals, and expert guidance, the “Mini Encyclopedia of The Tropical Aquarium” is a must-have for any tropical fish enthusiast, serving as both an inspiration and a reliable reference for years to come.

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Weight1 kg