Cyprinidae Agua Fria

Among the thousands of fish belonging to the subfamily of the Cyprinids, a large majority belong to warm water fish, but some of the best known are Cyprinids cold water. Anyone who has heard a conversation about fishing, know that carp are most common fish found in rivers. For tents, They belong to the Cyprinidae cold water, son Cyprinus Carpio. It is unlikely that someone has common carp in an aquarium cold water, but it is not uncommon to enjoy specimens of common carp in a pond. Cyprinids common cold water in cold water aquariums, son:

Red fish

Carassius auratus Red fish is a species from China, Y It is one of the aquarium fish best known cold water. Varieties of red fish for sale are enormous. Lass spontaneous mutations and forced, They have created a wide variety of specimens with many types of morphology and color scheme, some have even lost the characteristic red coloration, as the black Telescope. Some of the most commercial and known are: Lion's head with red hat, Kalicot, black telescope, Livery crucian rojaâ € | View: Red fish

neon Chinese

tanichthys albonubes Neon Chinese is a fish well known and appreciated by lovers of cold water aquariums. It is a gregarious fish, peaceful, good swimmer and tough, living in relatively low temperatures, between 18º and 22º. It's really easy to care, You do not need a specific feed and care for him possible in a relatively small aquarium, with forty liters it is sufficient. The Chinese Neon, They originate in the mountainous regions of Canton, in China, where you can find groups of fish swimming in community. see more: Chinese Neon fish


Ciprinus carpio The carp It is arguably one of the most common fish worldwide, so much so, that as not originating in certain regions, It is considered an invasive species. We are facing a variety of fish, able to adapt easily to a variety of environments, even in situations where oxygen is scarce water. They are not typical fish that have suelan in aquarium, but nevertheless, if they are very common fish pond, where they require low maintenance. How We are talking about a kind, with large variations in color and size, It is possible to find more interesting varieties for aquariums, como Koi carp, highly esteemed in Japan, but it deserves its place completely apart. See: Carp

Koi Carp

Cyprinus carpio The koi carp, They are ornamental varieties of the common carp, relatives goldfish. They originated in Japan where bred for centuries as food. Rice farmers, They realized that certain common carp, They had a brighter color than the rest, what they made them vulnerable. these tents they began to raise to be part of the ponds Koi, present in Japanese homes, as part of the garden. There is sure to get their name Carpa Koi, Carp pond.

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