Paracyprichromis nigripinnis: A Thing of Beauty
Sumer Tiwari shares his experience about creating a Lake Tanganyika biotope-like tank where he kept and bred Paracyprichromis nigripinnis.
Dario hysginon: Breeding and Husbandry of the Red Melon Dario
Sumer Tiwari describes why he ranks Dario hysginon in the top 5 nano species for a high tech planted aquarium. He has many photos and videos to back up his claim.
Another Day in the Aquarium Hobby: #FingersCrossed
Sumer Tiwari describes his anxious wait to get a fish package that did not have his apartment number on it. Did he receive it? Were the fish alive?
Killing 3 Days: the American Killifish Association's 2016 Convention
My pair of Ophthalmolebias constanciae won second place in the New World Annual Killifish class, while another pair of Simpsonichthys santanae won first place in the same category. The same pair of Simpsonichthys santanae was also given the Best of Show award. I was very proud to have raised those fish from eggs.
Collection Trip to India: Part 3 - Etroplus canarensis Heaven
When Rahul told us that there is a possibility that we would see a lot of Etroplus canarensis, I was pretty stoked.
Jon Gordon says:Please sign this to support common sense rules in Florida. Ask Fish and Wildlife not to use an ill-advised whitelist of animals that can be kept. All you need to do is add your name to the following statement, "A viable option I support would be a list of prohibited species, which would be a much smaller, manageable and enforceable list than one that attempts to encompass all allowed species. " https://petadvocacy.org/advocacy-campaigns?vvsrc=%2FPetitions%2F3902%2FRespond
Bryce David says:To whom it may concern, A whitelist approach to regulating which species are legally allowed to be obtained and traded will decimate fish farms and pet stores. This is not a well thought out approach for combating invasive species release into ecosystems. Best Management Practices have already made inroads on preventing the release of foreign invader species. I suggest a review of those practices and amend them if they are deemed to be insufficient. Sincerely, Bryce David
Edward Moats says:I urge you to consider the ramifications of losing a 172 million dollar industry in your state. I completely support the black list and agree that invasive species is a big concern. However , I feel that this bill is over reaching and will have a negative impact not only On the industry , but to Florida’s economy.