AMAZONAS Excerpt

Parasites in Freshwater Shrimp

Wherever plants or animals are domesticated and farmed, diseases and parasites are sure to be found. A number of parasites on freshwater aquarium shrimps are becoming more prevalent, apparently through the commercial aquaculture of several species—most notably those of the genus Neocaridina.

12 May 3:00 PM 10 Read More...

Mystery Species AMAZONAS 4.4

Can you identify these three species, which appear in Species Snapshots, AMAZONAS June/July 2015?

30 Apr 12:02 PM 1 Read More...

Forgotten Rasboras

This fish bears a misleading scientific name and an array of trade labels. The common English name “Blackline Rasbora” is a poor choice, as there are several black-lined Rasbora species. Better names would be “Red-Tailed Rasbora” or “Brilliant Rasbora.”

16 Apr 2:58 PM 1 Read More...

Crypts & Super Severums – AMAZONAS Print Preview

Beautiful and diverse Cryptocoryne plants and dazzling Severum cichlids lead the way into the the May/June 2015 issue of AMAZONAS Magazine, with additional features on New Rainbowfish, Zebra Otocinclus catfish, and Hans-Georg Evers leading an expedition to discover new Corydoras in quiet, shallow Peruvian streams.

03 Apr 10:02 AM 0 Read More...

Eartheaters – AMAZONAS Magazine March/April 2015 - Hard Copy Preview

Print copies of AMAZONAS are here! This is your very first look at what’s on the glossy, heavy, luscious pages of our newest issue! Is your mouth watering?

27 Jan 2:39 PM 0 Read More...