Skip to content. | Skip to navigation

Personal tools
Log in
Sections
You are here: Home Volume XI July 2012

July 2012

By admin - Posted Jun 30, 2012 08:00 PM
Volume XI, Issue VII
ARTICLE

Aquaculture: Ornamental Fishkeeping in Republican and Imperial Rome

By Kenneth Wingerter on Jul 11, 2012 at 11:00 AM

It was not until the great archeological excavations of the 1800's that the socially and politically significant aspects of Roman fish keeping were seriously evaluated; research in this area is ongoing. As we refine our knowledge of fish keeping practices of the ancients, we may perhaps come to comprehend the cultural implications of trends adopted by modern ornamental fish enthusiasts in a whole new light.

Read More…    |    View Photo Album    |    Comments    |   

ARTICLE

Aquarium Lighting: Moonlight - A Concise Review of Its Spectrum, Intensity, Photoperiod, and Relationship to Coral and Fish Spawning

By Dana Riddle on Jul 18, 2012 at 11:00 AM

Moonlight is thought to play an important role in timing reproductive cycles of many coral and fish species. In corals, lunar cycles set the date of spawning, while the time of onset of darkness fine tunes the cycle and decide the hour and minute (then a release of hormones into the water induces mass spawning). Lunar periodicity seems to play a role in timing of reproduction among at least some fish species. It seems apparent that different taxa are affected differently by altered moon phases, if only temporarily.

Read More…    |    View Photo Album    |    Comments    |   

ARTICLE

Aquarium Photography: Five Tips for Better Images

By Richard Aspinall on Jul 04, 2012 at 11:00 AM

In this article I intend to look at several examples of common aquarium photography subjects and explore the ways in which the issues inherent in photographing one medium from within another can be overcome.

Read More…    |    View Photo Album    |    Comments    |   

EVENT

Reefkeeping Events: What's Happening in Your Area?

Submitted By Our Readers

Check our Events calendar to see if a conference, frag swap, or club meeting is happening in your area.

Submit Event Check the Events Calendar Now…

BLOG

Blog:  Join the Conversation


Founded in January 2002, Advanced Aquarist's Online Magazine is the longest running online reef aquarium publication in existence. We cover industry news, animal husbandry, aquarium maintenance, equipment, book reviews...the list goes on and on. Join the conversation!

Submit Post Idea Read Our Blog Now…




Feedback

We welcome your feedback. If you have ideas for new subjects, articles, or for Advanced Aquarist's Online Magazine in general, please let us know either via our Feedback Email or email them to our Editor, Terry Siegel.

Subscribe

Interested in being notified when the next issue of Advanced Aquarist's Online Magazine is available? Either subscribe to our website news RSS RSS feed or send an email to reefs-newsletter-subscribe@reefs.org to subscribe to our notification newsletter.

(This newsletter will also occasionally contain information about reefs.org updates in addition to information about Advanced Aquarist.)

Advertising

For information on advertising with Advanced Aquarist's Online Magazine, please contact us via the provided link. We have a variety of packages that might be suitable for your business.

Support our Sponsors

Please take a moment to check out the various online stores that advertise with us. It is through their generous sponsorship that this online magazine exists and is free of charge.

Make sure that when you do business with our sponsors that you tell them that you saw their ad on Advanced Aquarist.

Advanced Aquarist's Gear

Take a minute to head over to our online store at Cafepress. You can deck yourself out in Advanced Aquarist's gear: t-shirts, mugs, mousepads, etc. Plus purchasing items helps fund our online magazine to a small degree.

Advanced Aquarist's Store at CafePress

Article Submissions

If you are an author and are interested in writing for Advanced Aquarist's Online Magazine, please email our Editor, Terry Siegel.

Or, if you are interested in having your marine aquarium featured in an upcoming issue (who wouldn't?), please email Wade Lehmann for instructions on submitting your tank for publication.

Document Actions
Filed under:
ADVANCED AQUARIST