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Marine Aquarium Keeping

Handbook / Manual

By: Stephen Spotte

175 pages, 16 col plates, b/w photos, illus, tabs

John Wiley & Sons

Paperback | Aug 1993 | Edition: 2 | #35116 | ISBN: 047159489X
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About this book

Step-by-step handbook to bring scientific perspective and insight to the practical basics of assembling and successfully maintaining a conventional marine aquarium. Covers every facet of the hobby - from choosing equipment and setting up an aquarium, to selecting healthy animals and maintaining a flourishing underwater environment.


The Aquariums. The Air. The Water. The Subgravel Filter. The Gravel. The New Environment. The Quarantine Period. Animal Selection. Decorating. Maintenance. Foods and Feeding. Health and Disease. Communal Living. Supplemental Light. Aquarium Mythology. Additional Reading. Index.

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STEPHEN SPOTTE is a research scientist at the Marine Sciences Institute of the University of Connecticut.

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