Posts Tagged ‘Butterflyfish’

Meet Coradion calendula, the charismatic new Australian “Marigold” Butterflyfish

The reefs of the western and northern coasts of Australia are home to a species of butterflyfish that, while certainly known to exist, had not been formally recognized as distinct until now.

20 Jan 12:52 PM 0 Read More...

OI Chips Away at Captive-Bred Longnose Butterflyfish Research

While CORAL first reported on the captive-breeding success with the Longnose Butterflyfish a few years back, it was a one-off. Now, the team at the Oceanic Institute of Hawaii Pacific University reports an improvement over past success, which will pave the way for further advancements if aquaculture researchers pursue this line of inquiry.

12 Aug 1:29 AM 3 Read More...

Captive-bred Copperband Butterflyfish, Chelmon rostratus

The UF/IFAS Indian River Research and Education Center, with Rising Tide Conservation, is pleased to announce the successful aquaculture of the copperband butterflyfish, Chelmon rostratus!

04 May 12:00 PM 3 Read More...

VIDEO: Rising Tide Success – Breeding the Banded Butterflyfish!

UF/IFAS researchers claim a challenging species first and they even publish the larviculture feeding protocol for the first captive-bred Banded Butterflyfish!

25 Apr 2:49 PM 1 Read More...

CORAL Excerpt: The Butterfly Chronicles, Part 2

One aquarist’s evolving views on keeping the “Impossible Corallivores,” Part 2

11 Jan 2:48 AM 9 Read More...