All-in-all, however, despite how fascinating these animals are, unless you are confident of the identification of the animal, can provide suitable conditions for the animal to feed, and are willing to live with the potential drawbacks of keeping one of these animals in an aquarium, they are not really recommended for keeping in any aquarium.
Media Review: Book of Coral Propagation: Reef Gardening for Aquarists; Aquarium Plants: The Practical Guide by Pablo Tepoot
Doug reviews these two books for our readers.
Mike discusses using a flow meter for use with carbon dioxide cylinders for calcium reactors.
Included in this article are results from our testing of several of the new lamps and ballasts.
Sanjay shares his awesome 500 gallon aquarium at Penn State with our readers this month.
Hopefully from this article, you will see the value of ciliate culture for the home fish breeder and understand why we dedicated this month's column to them.
Based upon its natural habitat and feeding behavior, I suspected that it would fare well in a reef aquarium and ignore most sessile invertebrates.
This month Lisa shows us a very nice photo of a Sea Rod Basket Star
Aquarium Invertebrates: Mushrooms, Elephants Ears, And False Corals: A Review Of The Corallimorpharia
Whether you have a large reef aquarium or a simple small aquarium, any of the corallimorphs can be easily maintained and enjoyed for decades.
Charles reviews the latest media publications that might be of interest to reefkeepers in the hobby.
So which generates more light, an Aqualine double-ended 150 watt bulb or single ended 175 watt bulb? The short answer is that it depends.
I do believe, however, that the benefits outweigh the risks when one is growing macroalgae. To date there have been no claims of a demonstrated problem in a reef tank from reasonable iron additions.
Many of the most successful reef tanks today combine various methods from different sources.
In this article I will focus on the simple method developed by Professor Jean Jaubert for establishing a reef aquarium.