Marine

MACNA 2019: Meet-Ups are Back!

MACNA 2019 is once again offering meeting spaces for marine aquarium interest groups so that you can meet-up with your friends, and make new ones!

19 Feb 9:03 PM 0 Read More...

Mystery Coral

As seen in the March/April 2019 Issue of CORAL Magazine, this coral belongs to a relatively obscure genus of Scleractinians. Can you name it?

16 Feb 12:39 PM 2 Read More...

CORAL Mystery Species Answers

Leptastrea is a genus of encrusting reefbuilding stony corals from the Indo-Pacific. Previously assigned to the family Faviidae, it has been moved to uncertain status, Scleractinia incertae sedis, based on DNA testing.

16 Feb 12:38 PM 0 Read More...

Meet the newest Cryptocentrus Shrimpgoby Species

Meet the Highfin Shrimpgoby, Cryptocentrus altipinna, which is found exclusively in the Indian Ocean, residing in seagrass beds with sandy-mud bottoms.

13 Feb 9:35 PM 0 Read More...

Mediterranean Stunner: The Red-Black Triplefin Blenny

Last week’s CORAL Newsletter teased a beautiful “little red Corvette” of a mystery fish, this stunning bottom dweller from the intertidal zone, yet a fish few have likely seen or recognized.

08 Feb 1:49 PM 0 Read More...