What are Aquariums?

is a vivarium with at least one transparent side where water-dwelling plants or animals are housed. Fish keepers use aquariums to keep fish, invertebrates, amphibians, marine mammals, turtles, and water dwelling pants. The term combines the Latin root aqua, meaning water, with the suffix -arium, meaning "a place for relating to".

Are there different size tanks?
A lot of public aquariums feature a bunch of smaller aquariums, as well as those too large for some animals. The largest tanks can hold millions of gallons of water; these can house large species including whales, sharks, dolphin, and much more.

Are there other animals found in aquariums other than fish?
Aquariums can also be home to semiaquatic animals, such as penguins, polar bears, otters. Lots of public aquariums are usually found in marine parks.


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