AMAZONAS - Mike Tuccinardi

The Reticulated Flying Fox: an underappreciated algae eater from Thailand

The algae-eating Reticulated Flying Fox, Crossocheilus reticulatus, deserves a bit more of the spotlight considering the beautiful adult specimens shown at a Thai fish farm.

17 Feb 11:44 AM 2 Read More...

Coming soon: Incredible new freshwater species from Vietnam

Vietnam is well known for producing impressive tank raised freshwater fish, but one dedicated exporter with an extensive knowledge of native fish is looking to change that by introducing some absolutely stunning wild collected freshwater species into the trade. Get a sneak preview of some fish and inverts about to make their way into the hobby.

20 Jan 4:30 PM 4 Read More...

Project Piaba 2015 Expedition: trip of a lifetime for any aquarium hobbyist

A participant on last year’s trip to Brazil’s Rio Negro discusses how it was an aquarist’s dream—and why you should join the expedition in 2015

16 Dec 10:54 AM 0 Read More...

Aquarama 2015 to Bring Together Public and Home Aquarium Industries

A major aquatics industry expo held biennially in Singapore, has recently announced a move intended to foster closer ties between ornamental fish industry members and those in public aquaria

13 Sep 2:06 PM 0 Read More...

One Aquarist's Quest to Save Cambodia's Imperiled Fishes

One of the things to stem from this research was a realization that many of Cambodia’s native and endemic species are in grave danger. One, in particular, stood out among the rest during Tomoyuki’s many surveys of the Tonlé Sap Lake. It was the iconic Cambodian Tigerfish, Siamese Tiger Perch, or Datnoid (Datnioides pulcher)

04 Sep 12:54 PM 0 Read More...