It has been years since the first captive-bred cleaner wrasses were created, by accident, during an angelfish-rearing effort at Bali Aquarich. Now, captive-bred Cleaner Wrasses are here again and available in very limited quantities via larval-rearing efforts at Biota’s Hawaii facilities.
MACNA never seems to disappoint in the fish department. Mostly, it’s whatever the latest captive-breeding breakthrough has been, but importers often like to showcase highly-coveted rarities, a bit of “flexing”…
While many marine aquarium events draw in retailer participation, MACNA is often the pinnacle of manufacturer presence and new product releases, just as aquarium retailers see the start of the busy fall season.
Banded Coral Shrimp, Stenopus hispidus, in classic upside-down pose. Image: Scott W. Michael
THE ENIGMATIC BOXING SHRIMPGENUS STENOPUS
Crustaceans in the Shadows
by Scott W. Michael
CORAL MagazineSeptember/October 2020
Ajendran, R., Saini, M. Dua, S., Saini, D., Kumar, D., Yadav, P.S. and Sleokar, N.L., 2019. Infestation of bopyrid isopod parasite (Bopyridae) on ‘coral banded…
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