CORAL - Matthew L. Wittenrich

Mutant Clownfish: A New Fish for the Nemo Set?

If deformed fish begin to enter the marketplace more frequently will it affect the good name and future sale of captive raised fish or will it actually become a more desirable product?

21 Jul 11:35 AM 1 Read More...

Breeding the Spotted Mandarin

After finding success breeding the Green Mandarin Dragonet, Matthew L. Wittenrich targets the sister species, the Spotted Dragonet, Synchiropus picturatus.

14 Jul 11:12 AM 2 Read More...

Metamorphosis Happens: A Mandarinfish Work in Progress

When experimenting with breeding marine fishes, the anticipation and excitement grows while waiting to see the tiny larvae grow into something that resembles the adult form.

11 Jul 11:48 AM 0 Read More...

Copepods - Exploring an Unknown World

Aquarists interested in propagating marine aquarium fishes have taken a special interest in copepods for their superior nutritional quality and appeal to delicate marine fish larvae. But, with over 14,000 described species of copepods choosing an ideal candidate for culture can be a daunting challenge.

11 Jun 12:38 PM 1 Read More...

Breeding the Green Mandarin

Matthew L. Wittenrich documents the successful captive breeding and rearing of the Psychedelic or Green Mandarin Dragonet, Synchiropus splendidus.

04 Mar 12:30 PM 2 Read More...