Symbiotic relationships are one of the most interesting parts of this hobby. A coral reef is a battlefield for real estate, however there are still these pockets of cooperation between completely different animals that is amazing.
2016 brought landmark accomplishments including the first captive-bred Pacific Blue Tangs, Hawaiian Cleaner Wrasses, two more butterflyfish species, the rare Flathead Perch, and bountiful offerings of Yasha Ray Gobies. Much more awaits inside.
A preview of articles and images in the new issue of CORAL, The Reef & Marine Aquarium Magazine, November/December 2016.
Aquacultured, captive-bred Yasha Gobies, Stonogobiops yasha, will be commercially available through Quality Marine. The first individuals are destined for AZA-approved aquariums.