Posts Tagged ‘Regal Tang’

REEF FISHES Out of Africa: Part 2

In the absence of hard data, small-scale fisheries like Kenya’s increasingly seem to be a better sourcing option for hobbyists looking to minimize the impact their aquariums have on wild reefs.

03 Aug 4:38 AM 0 Read More...

REEF FISHES Out of Africa: Part 1

Although relatively few aquarists know it, Kenya has been the site of a small-scale marine aquarium fishery supplying fishes, invertebrates, and—until recently—corals to the trade since the mid-1970s.

18 Jul 5:57 PM 0 Read More...

Captive-Bred “Dory” An Epic Reality

“This is a new chapter in ornamental fish aquaculture.” – Dr. Judy St. Leger, Rising Tide Conservation

20 Jul 6:00 AM 5 Read More...

CORAL Magazine New Issue “Hippo Tangs” Inside Look

A visual preview of highlights in CORAL’s May/June 2016 Issue. Paid CORAL Subscribers can log in with their email address and read the Digital Edition immediately.

28 Apr 1:18 PM 0 Read More...

Surgeonfish Blues: Euro Group Warns About Coming Disney Movie

Predicting that uninformed consumers will be inspired to buy a live “Dory” for their aquariums, a European non-profit organization is mounting an educational campaign to discourage the purchase and keeping of Paracanthurus hepatus, variously sold as the Palette Surgeonfish, Regal Tang, Blue Tang, or Pacific Blue Tang, a native of the Indo-Pacific.

18 Jun 4:34 PM 0 Read More...