This brief article will present results of an experiment in which a coral was exposed to high intensity artificial light within a setting likely replicated by many reef aquaria. It will also discuss concepts well-established within the world of botanical research -those of the intimate and intricate world of photosynthesis, and provide insight of the dynamics of photosynthesis when a coral is exposed to sudden, intense artificial light.
Richard shares his awesome 150 gallon tank with us this month.
The slingjaw wrasse needs a large aquarium (i.e., 135 or larger) as an adult and should be provided with plenty of large refuge sites to hide in if threatened.
Media Review: Reef Fishes: A Guide to Their Identification, Behavior, and Captive Care Volume 2: Basslets, Dottybacks And Hawkfishes, Plus Seven More Aquarium Fish Families With Expert Captive Care Advice For The Marine Aquarist by Scott W. Michael
Doug reviews the latest book by Scott Michael.
This is a 2-part series covering a number of new lamps that have recently hit the market.
Most of what we know about stress in fish comes from research targeted to commercial fisheries. Science has really just begun to scratch the surface of what appears to be an enormous field of study.
Check our Events calendar to see if a conference, frag swap, or club meeting is happening in your area.
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