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April 2013

By admin - Posted Mar 31, 2013 08:00 PM
Volume XII, Issue IV

Feature Aquarium: Bryn Roberts' 360-gallon reef aquarium

By Bryn Roberts on Apr 24, 2013 at 11:00 AM

Conventional reefkeeping wisdom says live corals should not coexist with big angelfish and butterflyfish. Don't tell that Bryn Roberts. With careful selection of fish, corals, and invertebrates, Bryn pushes the boundaries of "reef safe." Large, colorful coral colonies thrive in the presence of rare angels and butterflies.

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Aquarium Fish: An Overview of Stingrays of the genus Potamotrygon, Part Two

By Kenneth Wingerter on Apr 03, 2013 at 11:00 AM

Stingrays of the genus Potamotrygon can be stunning aquarium animals. While they have a much better record of captive survivability than other batoids, their husbandry is hardly undemanding or uncomplicated. In actual fact, properly caring for these unusual creatures requires a considerable amount of preparation and resources.

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Aquarium Invertebrates: A Look at the Giant Clam Tridacna squamosa

By James W. Fatherree M.Sc. on Apr 17, 2013 at 11:00 AM

There are several species of giant clam available to us, all of which belong to the family Tridacnidae, with each being unique in its own ways. Of these, Tridacna squamosa, is one of the hardiest and easiest to care for, and can be one of the most attractive, too. So, this month I'll give you some information about T. squamosa, which is commonly called the squamosa clam, scaly clam, scaled giant clam, or fluted clam.

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Equipment Review: Propeller Pump Performance, A Different Look: Tunze Nanostream Pumps

By Dana Riddle on Apr 10, 2013 at 11:00 AM

Dana provides a very in-dept look at the Tunze Nanostream pumps, their flow characteristics, and water velocities and compares them to various water velocity zones found on reefs.

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Reefkeeping Events: What's Happening in Your Area?

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