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By admin - Posted Jan 14, 2002 07:00 PM
Below is a listing of all of our articles about aquarium fish (both salt and some freshwater species) sorted by date with the newest at the top of the list.
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Video: The Deadly Stone Fish

By YouTube.com, National Geographic on Aug 14, 2010 at 08:00 PM

A misplaced foot in Australia can lead to a terrible venomous injection from the dangerous stone fish.

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Media Review: The Complete Illustrated Breeder’s Guide to Marine Aquarium Fishes by Matthew L. Wittenrich

By Shane Graber on May 14, 2010 at 08:00 PM

Should someone interested in breeding marine ornamental fish read this book? Read the review to find out.

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Feature Aquarium: EcoReef One: A New Kind of Nano Reef

By Jake Adams on Apr 14, 2010 at 08:00 PM

The description of this tanks sounds like a list of things not to do when setting up a reef tank: it has no live rock, no live sand, minimal filtration, no additives, the water is never tested, 100% water changes and yet this 5 gallon glass box is one of the most attractive, successful and least demanding reef tanks that I have ever set up.

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Aquarist Courses: Marine Aquarist Courses Online (MACO) is proud to announce the first of 2010's offerings!

By D. Wade Lehmann on Apr 14, 2010 at 08:00 PM

Classes include Marine Reef Fish Husbandry and Aquarium Photography!

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Aquarium Fish: The Cherry Anthias: Sacura margaritacea

By Jay Hemdal on Apr 14, 2010 at 08:00 PM

Now that they have become available through normal marine aquarium supply channels, they are a potential species for home aquarists as well. While not a fish for every aquarist, they are a very colorful, hardy species that may interest the rare fish collector willing to meet its basic husbandry needs.

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Aquarium Fish: Physical Crypsis: Mimicry and Camouflage

By Aaron Sewell on Mar 14, 2010 at 08:00 PM

As predators become more adept at catching prey, the prey must find novel ways of evasion and predators that have not evolved the speed and agility posessed by their prey, they must find more stealthy methods of hunting. This has culminated in an amazing array of methods of camouflage and mimicry that has given aquarists and divers some beautiful and unusual organisms to look at.

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Aquarium Fish: The 'Eyes' Have it: A Review of Eye Health in Aquarium Fishes

By Jay Hemdal on Mar 14, 2010 at 08:00 PM

Aquarists need to inspect their fish closely every day, for signs of impending health problems. It is much easier to resolve a problem when it first starts, than to attempt a drastic emergency treatment when the fish is close to dying.

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Aquarium Fish: Mortality Rates of Fishes in Captivity

By Jay Hemdal on Dec 14, 2009 at 07:00 PM

Certainly, invertebrates experience mortality in captivity, but less is known about their natural longevity.

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Aquarium Fish: Surgeonfishes, A.K.A. the Tangs

By James W. Fatherree, M.Sc. on Dec 14, 2009 at 07:00 PM

To tell the truth, if I've ever seen a fish look genuinely happy to see me, it would have to be a surgeon. Many of them really do remind me of little aquatic dogs with their attitudes and antics.

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Press Release: California Academy of Sciences Becomes First Aquarium in US to Breed Dwarf Cuttlefish

By Stephanie Stone on Nov 14, 2009 at 07:00 PM

Breeding program offers new opportunities to understand a little-studied species, and introduce the public to these fascinating creatures.

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Feature Article: Dots on the Glass: Collumbellid Snail Reproduction in the Aquarium

By Andrew Berry on Nov 14, 2009 at 07:00 PM

Hopefully, as the knowledge base grows, more easily raised species will be found and protocols will be added for harder species so that the foundation's list of captive-bred species available to hobbyists will continue to grow.

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Aquarium Invertebrates: A Look at Giant Clam Spawning in Aquaria

By James W. Fatherree, M.Sc. on Aug 14, 2009 at 08:00 PM

Even under the best conditions, only a small percent of the eggs ejected in a spawning event will actually get fertilized, and of those that do, maybe 5% will make it through metamorphosis, or even far fewer than that.

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Podcast: Keeping Healthy Happy Sharks with Behavioral Management

By Gary Lindner, Russ Kikel on Jul 14, 2009 at 08:00 PM

Gary Lindner and Russ Kikel at AmericanReef.com this month bring you another podcast, this one dealing with shark management at the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium..

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Aquarium Fish: Aquarium Fishes of the Tropical Eastern Atlantic Ocean

By Jay Hemdal on Jun 14, 2009 at 08:00 PM

Aquarists working with fish from this region are quickly struck with how similar some species from West Africa are to those from other regions, such as the tropical Western Atlantic and the Mediterranean.

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Short Take: Prospective Livestock for the Temperate Marine Aquarium: A Photo Essay

By Kenneth Wingerter on May 14, 2009 at 08:00 PM

While this discussion is by no means an exhaustive list of worthy species nor a complete guide for aquarium husbandry, it is hoped that the descriptions and images of the creatures herein featured arouse a greater interest in this highly rewarding art.

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Videos: Meet the Cuttlefish

By YouTube.com on Apr 14, 2009 at 08:00 PM

Various videographers document the amazing behavior of the cuttlefish. For more information about each video, visit the linked YouTube video.

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How To: Considerations for Building and Maintaining a Temperate Marine Aquarium

By Kenneth Wingerter on Apr 14, 2009 at 08:00 PM

The reward may well be a heightened appreciation for the diversity and adaptability of the plants and animals we so admire.

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Aquarium Fish: The flame fairy wrasse with observations on spawning

By Jake Adams on Apr 14, 2009 at 08:00 PM

The Hawaiian flame fairy wrasse is an awesome aquarium fish.

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Feature Aquarium: Try A Cool, Refreshing Temperate Marine Aquarium

By Kenneth Wingerter on Mar 14, 2009 at 08:00 PM

Kenneth and others share their beautiful temperate tanks with our readers.

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Lateral Lines: Mudskippers Part I- Intriguing Little Buggers

By Adam Blundell M.S. on Nov 14, 2008 at 07:00 PM

For hobbyists looking for something truly inspiring and educational, I recommend looking into mudskipper care.

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