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Really cool fish egg study (never thought I’d see myself write that)

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Ironically, I used the egg picture last week in homage to the old TV commercial: If you missed that post, because…you were on vacation (why else could you have possibly missed it?), you can find it here in the article titled (very maturely) Are my fish smarter than yours? The intended …

Albert B Ulrich IIIReally cool fish egg study (never thought I’d see myself write that)
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Clownfish Eggs Development and Clownfish Breeding Journal

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Did your clownfish lay eggs? Raising baby clownfish from clownfish eggs that were laid in my reef aquarium is one of coolest things I have ever experienced in this hobby. If your clownfish pair laid eggs in your tank, congratulations–I’m so glad you will also share in this experience. Of …

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Clownfish Eggs Hatch

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So the clownfish (amphiprion ocellaris) eggs hatched last night, after 8 days of incubuation.  The clownfish eggs were initially laid on the glass of my display tank (75 gallon mixed reef).   In my basement, I had a 20 gallon black round tub filled (to about 2-3 gallons) with water from the …

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Breeding Clownfish: Egg Hatching Problems

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Breeding Clownfish: Egg Hatching Problems -A Saltwater Aquarium Blog Entry about some of the problems encountered while breeding clownfish species amphiprion ocellaris in an aquarium in my home, and some of the clownfish egg hatching problems  encountered along the way.   Breeding Clownfish: Spawning As mentioned in an earlier blog …

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common clownfish most popular saltwater fish

A list of the 20 most popular Saltwater Fish

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A list of the 20 Most Popular Saltwater Fish What is your favorite Saltwater Fish? Inspired by Rhyne 2012 and an article from CORAL Magazine, I compiled this list of the most popular saltwater fish. Rhyne reported on this based on data from importers in a research article titled: Revealing the …

Albert B Ulrich IIIA list of the 20 most popular Saltwater Fish
jellyfish aquarium

Dreaming about a jellyfish aquarium?

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Have you ever thought about keeping a jellyfish aquarium? They seem to be all the rage these days and they might just be the perfect gift for the saltwater aquarium enthusiast who has everything and is looking for an alternative to the traditional aquarium design, featuring the usual SPS and …

Albert B Ulrich IIIDreaming about a jellyfish aquarium?
yellow tang

Is the yellow tang the next BIG fish to be successfully aquacultured?

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I was inspired by a post that I read on Aquanerd the other day (here is the link) about a Yellow Tang breeding program in Hawaii getting a financial boost. The article made me pause (which is the sign of a good article) and think about how significant of a …

Albert B Ulrich IIIIs the yellow tang the next BIG fish to be successfully aquacultured?
holiday gift giving guide for fish

Holiday Gift Guide to Answer the Question “Where is That Fish I Bought You?”

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Happy Holidays. I know you were planning to buy (or bought) your loved one a fish for their saltwater aquarium. I wrote this guide to help them explain the question that is inevitably on your mind…”Where is that fish I bought you?” Scenario: I’m guessing your friend or loved one …

Albert B Ulrich IIIHoliday Gift Guide to Answer the Question “Where is That Fish I Bought You?”
this is your fish's brain

Are my fish smarter than yours?

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Maybe I’m a little too competitive, but I found myself wondering, “are my fish smarter than yours?” because of a thought-provoking article I read on the Discover magazine blog. The original post highlighted the results from a study about brain development in fish. Here is what I learned about the …

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study in zebrafish shows how fish evolved limbs

Zebra Danio Study Shows How Fish Evolved Limbs

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Zebra Danio Study Shows How Fish Evolved Limbs Due to a recent study with the Zebra Danio, scientists are one step closer to figuring out how fish evolved limbs and took their first steps on land. Zebra Danios are a popular freshwater aquarium fish because of their: abundant energy general …

Albert B Ulrich IIIZebra Danio Study Shows How Fish Evolved Limbs