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September Tropical Fish of the month: Archer Fish

Aquahome Archer Fish

Archer Fish is also known as the Banded Archer Fish and comes from small rivers and streams across Asia. These fish are unique in that they spit water at insects to make them drop to the water as a food source, with reports that they can even spit as far as 5ft away! They have a triangular shaped body that is mainly silver in colour. These fish are brackish type and we can give you plenty advise on these exciting fish in-store and usually always have them in stock.

You will need a good tight fitting aquarium lid as these fish are jumpers! Provide plenty of plants but leave the water surface clear so they can swim at the top of the water. Archer fish need mainly a meaty diet including also some vegetable based foods.

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September Marine Fish of the month: Foxface

Aquahome Foxface - Rabbit Fish

Also known as Rabbitfish can grow up to 53cm in the wild but most species kept in aquariums usually reach around between 25 and 30cm. All have large dark eyes and small, rabbit like mouths which gives them their name. Most species have bright colours or a complex pattern.

They eat mainly a variety of fresh vegetable based diet and algae. Care must be taken during maintenance and cleaning as these fish are often easily spooked and will use their venomous spines in defence. Their venom is not usually life-threatening to adult humans but causes severe pain.

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New Fluval M Series Aquariums

New Fluval M Series M 90

New Fluval Sea M series aquariums now on display at Aquahome.  These are like nothing else currently available, really stylish plug and play reef systems for what we think are very reasonable prices!  Complete with Fluval Sea Skimmer, the very high quality Fluval Sea LED Lighting, heater and pumps.  They even feature a special drainage tap for easy hassle free water changes!  There is a 53 litre, 91 litre or 135 litre version available.

M 40 = £379.99

M 60 = £479.99

M 90 = £599.99

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Tank of the Month Competition

We will now be running a Tank of the Month competition each month where the lucky winner will receive a £20 Aquahome voucher. This will not be based on how much you have spent on your tank, but more how creative you have been with your Aquascaping, what livestock choices you have used and what equipment you are using. So please send us some pics with a description of what is being housed and also what equipment your using!’ Go on, it only takes 5 minutes and you will make the Aquahome Tank Of The Month Page !!

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  • Hailea 30 litre Kit Aquariums

    Hailea 30 litre Kit Aquariums

    Hailea B30, 30 Litre glass aquarium complete with curved front corners in Black.
    Dimensions, 310mm x 305mm x 370mm
    Volume, 30 Litres
    The B30 from Hailea offer excellent value for money aquariums with all the main equipment included such as lighting and internal filter. Comes complete with an all in one waterproof energy saving lighting system with strong light penetration and excellent colour display.
    The B30 features a practical small open and close lid to feed your fish.
    The whole lid will hinge open for full access into the aquarium.
    The B30 are exceptional aquariums with curved front glass corners for unobstructed viewing.

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