Two graduate students aim to develop an iPad app that includes a visual reference guide to Caribbean reef fishes, and census-taking software for underwater reef fish surveys.
Although the delicate glassfishes, or glass perches, of the genus Gymnochanda are classic “old school” aquarium species, usually only specialists in unusual fishes from Asia keep them, Ichthyologist Tan Heok Hui has written an overview for of the genus for AMAZONAS Magazine.
Piscine Energetics adds PE Calanus, a decapod zooplankton high in carotenoids, to their frozen food offerings.
MASNA’s June 2015 Membership Drive means one lucky joiner will win a Universal Osmolator model 3155, donated by TUNZE!
Predicting that uninformed consumers will be inspired to buy a live “Dory” for their aquariums, a European non-profit organization is mounting an educational campaign to discourage the purchase and keeping of Paracanthurus hepatus, variously sold as the Palette Surgeonfish, Regal Tang, Blue Tang, or Pacific Blue Tang, a native of the Indo-Pacific.