The May/June 2016 Issue of AMAZONAS Magazine is printed and now delivering to print magazine subscribers and local aquarium shops. Here is a sample of articles and opening pages for readers wondering what the issue will deliver.
For two exceedingly rare killifish species from the Brazilian Rio Xingu, it is probably already too late.
Volume 5, Number 3
ON SALE: APRIL 5, 2016
South American Killifishes
The next edition of AMAZONAS takes an unforgettable look at the diversity and stunning beauty of South American Killies in their natural wild habitats and in the home aquarium, with articles by Manolis Johannis, Christian Kopp, Steve Waldron, Stefano Valdesalici, and Hans-Georg Evers…
Top scientists in ichthyology and other scientific fields participated in a two-week expedition to research and analyze the Rio Xingu.
Many pleco forms are near extinction in their natural habitat; we have the unique opportunity to conserve them in the aquarium, at least on a small scale.
I am delighted that the global catfish community pulled together to support the research into the fishes of Brazil’s Rio Xingu.