Biotope


Biotope will be the most detailed and realistic aquarium simulator on the market. Biotope makes it possible to create complex aquarist ecosystems and simulate realistic life cycles of plants and fish.

Frequency asked questions and rumours

When was Biotope released?

Biotope was released on 23 Jul, 2019

Who was the developer that made Biotope?

MBL Development were the developers that made Biotope

What is a biotope fish tank?

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.

What is an overstocked fish tank?

They are also based on very small fish and don’t apply to fish that grow large. An overstocked aquarium is an aquarium that either has too many fish or is too small for the few fish it has, even if that is just one to two large fish.19 Apr 2022

Can you cycle an overstocked tank?

Yes, it can be cycled. It could still be overstocked if there’s not enough room for fish to swim or not enough hides for creatures or your nitrate growth is high enough to need more water changes than you’re willing to do (e.g. nitrates grow by 40ppm each day, but you only want to do weekly water changes).25 Nov 2018

Will an overstocked tank cycle?

Yes, it can be cycled. It could still be overstocked if there’s not enough room for fish to swim or not enough hides for creatures or your nitrate growth is high enough to need more water changes than you’re willing to do (e.g. nitrates grow by 40ppm each day, but you only want to do weekly water changes).25 Nov 2018

What biotope means?

A biotope is defined as «the habitat together with its recurring associated community of species, operating together at a particular scale» (Connor et al., 1997). From: Environmental Design Guidelines for Low Crested Coastal Structures, 2007.

How do you know if a tank is overstocked?

– Bad water condition. Having dusky water easily even after cleaning is one of the signs of an overstocked tank. …
– Lack of oxygen. If a fish gasps, it is an indication that there is a lack of oxygen in the tank. …
– Inadequate filtration. …
– Fish being stressed. …
– Cease the desired growth of fish.

What is biocenosis and biotope?

Biome : community of plants and animals that have common characteristics for the environment they exist in. Biocenosis : interacting organisms living together in a habitat (biotope). Biotope: area of uniform environmental conditions providing a living place for a specific assemblage of plants and animals.

What is a biotope and what are its characteristics?

Therefore, biotope is a division of the landscape (a topographic unit) characterized by similar environmental (physical) conditions and a specific assemblage of plant and animal species, that is, a set of adjacent places in a given geographic region having more or less similar biotic and abiotic features.

Can bettas live in an Uncycled tank?

Bettas, however, can be kept in uncycled tanks or bowls like Senior Rojo has in the past. In an uncycled tank you do not want to run a filter because doing so will encourage the bacterial growth and cycling process to begin.3 Apr 2007