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By admin - Posted Jan 14, 2002 07:00 PM
Below is a listing of all of our articles about corals (husbandry, selection, habitats, etc) sorted by date with the newest at the top of the list.
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Feature Article: Coral Coloration, Part 9: Tridacna and Other Photosynthetic Clam Coloration, With Observations on Possible Functions

By Dana Riddle on Jan 14, 2008 at 07:00 PM

This month, we will continue our observations of marine invertebrate coloration with a slightly different subject - that of the impressive appearance of photosynthetic clams.

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Feature Article: Montipora digitata: A Stony Coral for All Hobbyists

By Dana Riddle on Jan 14, 2008 at 07:00 PM

These animals are generally hardy in captivity and can grow rather quickly, making them attractive to beginning and intermediate reefkeepers.

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Feature Article: Tropical West Atlantic Corals, Part 1: General Information and Atlantic SPS Corals

By Jake Adams on Dec 14, 2007 at 07:00 PM

By illustrating West Atlantic corals through close-up photography and relating the species to well-known Pacific species, this article introduces West Atlantic corals in a perspective which is familiar and informative for aquarists as well as divers.

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Feature Article: Coral Coloration - Part 7: Coral Reflectance, Chromoproteins and Environmental Factors Affecting Non-fluorescent Pigmentation

By Dana Riddle on Oct 14, 2007 at 08:00 PM

All the information presented in the previous six installments of this series has been only a precursor to this article, where we identified coral pigments as described in scientific literature.

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Feature Article: Stony Coral Identification Primer for Aquarists, Part One

By Dana Riddle on Sep 14, 2007 at 08:00 PM

If you’ve been in the reef keeping hobby for a while, you’ve probably outgrown the use of common coral names.

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Feature Article: Toxins, Venoms and Inhibitory Chemicals in Marine Organisms

By Aaron Sewell on Sep 14, 2007 at 08:00 PM

Competition and the requirement to kill prey quickly means that venoms in marine species are far more powerful than similar venoms in terrestrial organisms.

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Feature Article: Effects of Interspecific Interactions on the Growth and Morphology of Cultured Acropora pulchra and Porites cylindrica

By Lee Goldman on Aug 14, 2007 at 08:00 PM

This experiment is another step towards refining culturing techniques that will lead ultimately towards the reduction of harvesting wild stock corals for the aquarium trade.

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Feature Article: Coral Coloration, Part 6: Non-fluorescent Chromoproteins (CP-568 – CP-610) And A Newly Discovered Colorant

By Dana Riddle on Jul 14, 2007 at 08:00 PM

Dana continues his discussion on coral pigments and pigmentation.

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What in Neptune's World?

By Terry Siegel on Jun 14, 2007 at 08:00 PM

Guess the mystery coral.

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Feature Article: Coral Coloration, Part 5: Non-fluorescent Chromoproteins (CP-480 to CP-562)

By Dana Riddle on Jun 14, 2007 at 08:00 PM

Contrary to popular belief, not all coral colors are fluorescent.

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Evaluation of live food versus artificial food on the growth of juvenile Pocillopora damicornis cultured from planulae

By Lee Goldman on Jun 14, 2007 at 08:00 PM

The following is a report on the first experiment where Lee examined the effects of different foods on the growth of juvenile corals.

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What in Neptune's World?

By Terry Siegel on Apr 14, 2007 at 08:00 PM

Guess the mystery fish.

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Feature Article: An Update on Zooxanthellae (Symbiodinium spp.) What a Difference a Year Makes!

By Dana Riddle on Apr 14, 2007 at 08:00 PM

This article, the first of two parts, is a follow up on an article printed in Advanced Aquarist entitled ‘Lighting by Number’ and discusses Clades ‘A’ and ‘B’.

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Editorial: April 2007

By Terry Siegel on Apr 14, 2007 at 08:00 PM

Terry discusses reader mail.

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What in Neptune's World?

By Terry Siegel on Mar 14, 2007 at 08:00 PM

Guess the mystery coral.

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Feature Article: How Much Light?! Analyses of Selected Shallow Water Invertebrates' Light Requirements

By Dana Riddle on Mar 14, 2007 at 08:00 PM

Dana examines the optimal amounts of light required for select stony corals, soft coral and a Tridacna clam, and is intended to complement his previous article 'Too Much Light!' (July 2004).

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Aquarium Fish: Reproduction and rearing of ocellaris clownfish (Amphiprion ocellaris) in captivity.

By M.V. Bengoa-Ruigomez, Javier Urkiaga on Feb 14, 2007 at 07:00 PM

Breeding of Amphiprion ocellaris clownfish is discussed along with a brief overview of the species and their host anemones.

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Featured Aquarium: Atlantis Marine World

By Joe Yaiullo on Feb 14, 2007 at 07:00 PM

Joe shares his beautiful 20,000 gallon aquarium with our readers.

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Feature Article: Coral Coloration, Part 4: Red Fluorescent Pigments, a Preliminary Report of Effects of Various Environmental Factors and Color Mixing

By Dana Riddle on Feb 14, 2007 at 07:00 PM

Dana explains several environmental factors and their possible effects on coral coloration.

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What in Neptune's World?

By Terry Siegel on Jan 14, 2007 at 07:00 PM

Guess the mystery coral.

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