Champion Lighting Founder Perry Tishgart Dies

Well-known aquarium technology purveyor Perry Tishgart, founder of Champion Lighting and Supply, passed away November 22, 2021.

For many members of the Old Guard of Reefkeeping, the news that Perry Tishgart has died comes with a sense of shock and sadness.

As founder of Champion Lighting in Ambler, Pennsylvania…

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Oceanbox Designs MicroTank Artisan P-1G Micro AIO Aquarium

Pico reefkeeping gets another boost with a new MicroTank in a limited launch-edition offering; just 15 MicroTank Artisan P-1G are available for preorder through Oceanbox Designs, including an early-adopter owner’s badge.

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Captive Bred Freshwater Hercules Snails

It’s not every day that an unusual invertebrate shows up in the aquarium market as a new captive-bred offering. Meet the Hercules Snail, Brotia herculea, a large, scavenging, easy-to-care-for mollusck currently being produced at Josh’s Frogs in Owosso, Michigan.

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A: What's Wrong with this Fish?

No, it is not a case of problem buoyancy or a mistake by an overworked editor, the Assessors often swim upside down with their bellies oriented toward overhang ceilings.

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Q: What's Wrong with this Fish?

Hint: Author Scott Michael provided this working title to his forthcoming article about this fish and its family:

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