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CORAL Mystery Species Answers

 

 

 

 

More information for this species at Roy’s List of Stomatopods for the Marine Aquarium, edited by Dr. Roy L. Caldwell at UC Berkeley…

16 Oct 3:09 PM 3 Read More...

Pycnogonids, Underwater Tuffet Sitters?

Pycnogonids, Underwater Tuffet Sitters?
Little Miss Muffet
Sat on a tuffet,
Watching her captive reef
When she saw a sea spider
Eat the zoanthid beside her,
It gave her a lot of grief.

Now, the first question you need to ask yourself, before you proceed any further in this essay is, “What is a Tuffet?”

In the first of this…

01 Oct 4:33 PM 0 Read More...

Algae Happen: They are everywhere, but there is no reason to panic

If you are like most people who have just set up a new aquarium, the pristine tank—even without the first fish—fills your soul with unadulterated joy. you are exercising Zen patience and letting things run for a few days, and you can hardly wait to bring it to life. Then you realize it’s already alive! You see that first spot of green or brown, or possibly an attractive golden glow, edging out from the “sterile” base rock. What the hell is that? You haven’t added anything to the tank. Life has arrived on its own—but where did it come from?

15 Jun 9:48 AM 1 Read More...

Jellyfish – Hard Copy Preview – CORAL Magazine May / June 2015 Issue

A pictorial glimpse inside the newest printed edition of CORAL Magazine. May/June 2015 – Jellyfishes and more

04 May 12:21 PM 3 Read More...

Quality Marine Receives Cultured Balistoides conspicillum

Clown Triggerfish hatched in captivity and raised by Biota Marine Life Nursery in Palau are now being exclusively offered for the first time in North America by Quality Marine.

03 Apr 5:36 PM 0 Read More...

A Shallow Water Dead Zone In Puget Sound

Following a possible anoxic event near Coupeville, Washington, the shallow water marine benthic ecosystem died. This is that story…

10 Nov 12:33 AM 18 Read More...

Hard Copy Preview – COLD REEFS – May/June 2014 CORAL Magazine

Our next issue explores the COOLEST reef aquariums around. But don’t think we’ve neglected our roots either! Dive in and explore (but you might want a dry suit for this edition).

02 May 2:59 PM 2 Read More...

Bumphead Breakthrough: Tank Raised Parrotfish

We are excited to be the first to rear Bumphead Parrotfish—and perhaps the first to raise a true culture of the Family Scaridae!

25 Apr 10:40 AM 1 Read More...