New Deepwater Lipogramma Discovered

Using a small, manned submersibles capable of collecting small fishes, a team of scientists working off Roatan, Honduras, has found and identified an exceptionally beautiful basslet in what they call a “rariphotic zone,”

28 Dec 1:55 PM 0 Read More...

Coral Health Tied to Invisible Microbiomes

Just like the bacteria within our gut help us digest food and protect us from pathogens, the normal bacteria associated with corals can also help them process nutrients and help protect them against disease

28 Dec 12:34 PM 0 Read More...

No End in Sight to Indonesia's Stoppage of Coral Exports

Despite many statements and rumors that problems had been resolved and corals exports should have already resumed, Indonesia’s coral exports remain effectively shuttered.

20 Dec 5:26 PM 0 Read More...

Nat Geo Summary of Operation Rock Bottom

Nat Geo details the findings an ongoing 8-year extensive investigation by US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) and the National National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) which plumbs the depths of the US-based marine aquarium livestock trade…

20 Dec 3:18 PM 0 Read More...

CORAL Mystery Fish with a Smile

It’s an easy one—or is it? The fish shown is the cover image from the upcoming January/February 2019 issue of CORAL Magazine, photographed in the wild.

14 Dec 4:01 PM 1 Read More...