Damsels from the genus Neopomacentrus are perhaps a bit underrated, and the announcement of captive-breed offerings from Biota gives us another opportunity to talk about these Lyretail Damselfishes.
Swiss aquarist Manuel showcases a 45-gallon reef aquarium, proving that a beautiful reef tank is within the reach of any aquarist, regardless of tank size!
There one consistent theme to Thai aquarist Happy Nguyen’s reef aquariums: floating reef support structures that are mounted to well hidden anchor points. This allows shelves and fingers of coral to reach out over expanses of unfettered substrate underneath.
What has happened to Hawaii’s marine aquarium fishery is profound. One could argue it serves as both a game plan for those opposed, and a real-world warning for those who continue to participate in the collection and distribution of wild fishes and corals within the aquarium trade.
This newest multi-species, multi-gene clownfish cocktail begs the question: Have domesticated ornamental clownfish become so complicated that it would be impossible to backtrace their origins?