Posts Tagged ‘fish length’

How to estimate the size aquarium needed for a given species of fish

There is no hard and fast rule regarding the space needs for fish in captivity. Jay Hemdal presents a method to more accurately assess the space needs of our fish instead of just “guessing”.

17 Jun 2:01 PM 0

A Refinement of a Fish Length Estimation Method

Jay Hemdal attempts to recreate a laser size reference first seen on a deep submersible to create a more accurate way to measure aquarium inhabitants for growth studies and other purposes.

17 Jul 1:52 AM 0

Maximum Sizes of Fish in Captivity – an Estimation Tool

Many of us use FishBase for their maximum size records…I had a strong feeling that many fish do not grow as large in captivity as they can in the wild.

22 Feb 5:37 PM 0