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Banggai Cardinalfish to be Listed Under ESA—Endangered Species Act

The Banggai cardinalfish, Pterapogon kauderni, is the first saltwater aquarium fish listed under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). NMFS may initiate rulemaking which could limit or end the trade in Banggai Cardinalfish, including aquacultured fish.

19 Jan 9:37 AM 4 Read More...

Banggai Cardinal Moves Closer to Endangered Species Listing

The National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) is moving forward with the process that could lead to the listing of the Banggai Cardinalfish under the Endangered Species Act (ESA), an action that could ultimately lead to the end of the trade in the popular marine aquarium species.

31 Mar 2:15 PM 5 Read More...

CITES Draft Decisions Give Banggai Cardinalfish a Reprieve

On Monday, the European Union withdrew its proposal to list the Banggai Cardinalfish (Pterapogon kauderni) under CITES Appendix II.

13 Oct 5:04 PM 2 Read More...

Banggais, Motoros, Clarions, Nautilus, Targeted for CITES Listings

If listed, a species becomes difficult to trade without special permissions and paperwork and may be banned completely from sale into the European Union (EU).

23 Sep 3:15 PM 4 Read More...

Banggai Cardinalfish Proposed for Listing under ESA

The National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) will publish a proposed rule to list the Banggai cardinalfish (Pterapogon kauderni) under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) tomorrow.

15 Dec 9:55 PM 3 Read More...

Orange Clownfish a Step Closer to Endangered Species Act Listing

National Marine Fisheries Service found that the Orange or Percula Clownfish may warrant protection under the Endangered Species Act (ESA), citing major anthropogenic stressors such as global climate change and ocean acidification as the primary basis for the finding.

05 Sep 1:19 PM 5 Read More...

NMFS Misses Banggai Cardinalfish Status Review Deadline

Updates on the petition to list the Banggai cardinalfish under the Endangered Species List (ESA).

07 Aug 1:40 PM 2 Read More...

BANGGAI Rescue Project

The Banggai Rescue Project was founded in 2012 as an international, multidisciplinary effort to work toward a healthy future for the Banggai Cardinalfish, Pterapogon kauderni. Endemic to the Banggai Islands of Indonesia, this unique species has an Endangered designation on the International Union for the Conservation of Nature Red List.

UPDATE: Banggai Rescue Project Official Book is now available in…

05 Sep 5:47 PM 0 Read More...

Aquatics Leadership: Time to Unify or See the End of the Age of Aquariums

For the last five years, activist groups have pressed a full-court attack against ornamental fishing professionals, hobbyists, and aquarium advocates. They finally got their way earlier this year…

09 Nov 12:47 PM 20 Read More...

Here Come Captive-Bred Yasha Gobies

Aquacultured, captive-bred Yasha Gobies, Stonogobiops yasha, will be commercially available through Quality Marine. The first individuals are destined for AZA-approved aquariums.

25 Jul 5:03 PM 0 Read More...