Fluval: How to Create a Biotope Aquarium


A biotope aquarium is one that presents a community of fish,
invertebrates and plants that occur naturally together. This is a very
general and wide definition, because a biotope aquarium can, in fact,
represent a set of species from very different habitats. For example, a
biotope can be “Southeast Asia”, thus leaving open to interpretation the country, river and lake the species is selected from.
The same can be said of “India”, restricting the biotope species
list to those found only in India. Furthermore, a “Western Ghats”
biotope restricts the species offering unique to this specific mountain
range, or down to a certain mountain stream found within the Western
Ghats region.  Read more!