Author: Andy Ptyushkin

Rummy Nose Tetra

By Andy Ptyushkin

The Rummy Nose Tetra (Hemigrammus rhodostomus) is a species of tropical freshwater characin fish originating in South America, popular among…

Cuvier’s Dwarf Caiman

By Andy Ptyushkin

Cuvier’s Dwarf Caiman (Paleosuchus palpebrosus) is a small crocodilian in the alligator family from northern and central South America. It…

Collembola

By Andy Ptyushkin

Collembola, otherwise known as Springtails, are one of the largest groups of insect-like organisms found in the soil. A close…

Waterlouse

By Andy Ptyushkin

Asellus aquaticus is a freshwater crustacean resembling a woodlouse. It is known by common names including «Waterlouse», «Aquatic Sowbug» and…

Rigid Hornwort

By Andy Ptyushkin

Ceratophyllum demersum, commonly known as Hornwort, Rigid Hornwort, Coontail, or Coon’s Tail, is a species of Ceratophyllum. It is a…

Cockatiel

By Andy Ptyushkin

The Cockatiel (Nymphicus hollandicus), also known as Weiro Bird, or Quarrion, is a small parrot that is a member of…

Rainbow Shark

By Andy Ptyushkin

The Rainbow Shark (Epalzeorhynchos frenatum) is a species of Southeast Asian freshwater fish from the family Cyprinidae. It is also…

Golden Hamster

By Andy Ptyushkin

The Golden Hamster or Syrian Hamster (Mesocricetus auratus) – rodent belonging to the hamster subfamily, Cricetinae. Their natural geographical range…

Ocellaris Clownfish

By Andy Ptyushkin

The Ocellaris Clownfish (Amphiprion ocellaris), also known as the False Percula Clownfish or Common Clownfish, is a marine fish belonging…