CORAL - Matt Pedersen

A Definitive (and FREE) Species Guide to 105 Trimma Gobies

Richard Winterbottom’s new species guide to the pygmygobies of the genus Trimma is the perfect complement to his prior overview of the Eviota gobies.

02 Feb 10:11 PM 1 Read More...

Seale's Cardinalfish is the Latest Captive-Breeding First

Biota’s captive breeding of Seal’s Cardinalfish offers the potential to take a seldom-seen marine fish species and make it a staple offering in the aquarium trade, but only if aquarists choose them for their tanks!

13 Jan 3:09 PM 0 Read More...

VIDEO: Mandarin Dragonet Breeding in Monaco

Breeding Mandarin Dragonets is a project you can do at home! Whether you can understand the French-language narrative or not, the payoff is a tank full of extremely small, beautiful, green post-settlement Green Mandarin Dragonets, Synchiropus splendidus.

27 Nov 2:28 PM 0 Read More...

Forgotten Florida: The Gorgonian Installment

CORAL Magazine bonus article: While the nonphotosynthetic gorgonian species are challenging, most of the photosynthetic species will thrive in the home aquarium once they have survived the transition from the ocean to an aquarium. Their unique growth forms and graceful movement add to the rich diversity of our reef aquariums.

04 Nov 3:08 PM 2 Read More...

VIDEO: Meeting the Aquaculture Needs of Your Local Fish Store

Matt Pedersen attempts to answer the question, “How can you find success and make progress breeding fish and propagating corals to sell into the marine aquarium hobby and trade?”

24 Oct 12:56 PM 0 Read More...