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March 2010

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Volume IX, Issue III

Editorial: March 2010

By Terry Siegel on Mar 14, 2010 at 08:00 PM

Terry updates our readers on his continuing 500-gallon freshwater planted aquarium progress.

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Aquarium Corals: Stony Coral Parasites: Red and Black Bugs: Identification Guide, Preventive Measures, and a Review of Treatment Protocols

By Dana Riddle on Mar 14, 2010 at 08:00 PM

This article is but a small tool for use by serious hobbyists in answering many questions.

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Open Discussion: Let's See Your Metal Halide Lit Aquariums!

By Advanced Aquarist Readers on Mar 14, 2010 at 08:00 PM

Show off your tank! We know you want to!

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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: 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 Invertebrates: A Look at the Hippopus Clams

By James W. Fatherree, M.Sc. on Mar 14, 2010 at 08:00 PM

While you might never see a porcellanus for sale, there's always the chance you will, and hippopus is easy enough to acquire if you want one. So, keep all of this information in mind and do what it takes to keep them alive and well should you make a purchase.

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AmericanReef Video Podcast: Fresh Water Rays - Leopoldi and Pearl

By Gary Lindner, Russ Kikel on Mar 14, 2010 at 08:00 PM returns to the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium to meet with keeper, Rich Terrell, and to observe some freshwater Leopoldi and Pearl Rays from Brazil. Rich discusses ray nutrition and habits, demonstrates target feeding, and addresses concerns of the home hobbyist.

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Reefkeeping Events: What's Happening in Your Area?

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

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