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Marine Head and Lateral Line Erosion, also known by the acronym MHLLE, is truly an anomaly among ornamental marine fish diseases. While most other …

Immune System

Newly discovered reef is said to rival Great Barrier Reef

With its multitudes of marine animal and plant life, the Great Barrier Reef is a UNESCO World Heritage site, and indisputably one of the wonders of …

FishBit: Your Aquarium Made Simple (Beta Release)

Imagine if your aquarium was able to notify you from anywhere in the world when its pH began drifting abnormally, the heater broke and threw your …

Get tanked: Fishbit monitors all the details of your aquarium

Keeping a goldfish in a bowl is one thing, but tending to a world-class saltwater aquarium is a whole ‘nother can of worms. At a certain point, …

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The Reef and Marine Aquarium Blog

Hagen is making a big push for the M series all in one aquarium with an alternative view of what an all-in-one reef aquarium should look like, and …

The Reef and Marine Aquarium Blog

As much time as we spend looking <i>through</i> the aquarium glass, there is nothing high tech about how we keep that glass looking clean and clear. Scrub …

Awesome Fish Spotlight: Serranocirrhitus latus, the Sunburst Anthias Anthias, awesome fish spotlight, News, Saltwater Fish Reef Builders | The Reef and Marine Aquarium Blog

We’re continuing with the Awesome Fish Spotlight mini series this year and today we feature a most beautiful aquarium staple – the Sunburst Anthias. …

The Reef and Marine Aquarium Blog

2013 was such a fantastic year for rare fish and aquarium tidbits and we’re so stoked to see what 2014 will bring. Here’s a fun way to countdown …

SquamoCea - introducing the new Tridacna giant clam hybrid Companies, giant clams, liveaquaria, Marquee Medium, News, tridacna crocea, Tridacna squamosa Reef Builders | The Reef and Marine Aquarium Blog

The SquamoCea is a new hybrid <i>Tridacna</i> giant clam cross between <i>T. squamosa</i> and <i>T. crocea</i>. You may recall several years ago the Maxea clam hybrid …

Tail-less bandit angelfish is practically beyond belief angelfish, Apolemichthys, Hawaii, News, Places, Saltwater Fish, United States Reef Builders | The Reef and Marine Aquarium Blog

A bandit angelfish is a very special fish to begin with but a tail-less <i>Apolemichthys arcuatus</i> is unheard of. This wild-caught specimen is the first …

Overview of all the new features in the Red Sea Max C Series aquariums, Gear, Marquee-lite, News Reef Builders | The Reef and Marine Aquarium Blog

After several years of being the clear front-runner in the medium to large size All In One marine aquarium in the hobby, Red Sea is ready to take …

The Reef and Marine Aquarium Blog

As close as we Americans live to the Caribbean Sea, we are woefully under-informed as to the wealth of beautiful corals and reef fish that live …

Photo Series Captures the Stunning Beauty of Siamese Fighting Fish

A few years ago, Bangkok-based photographer Visarute Angkatavanich started selling his work through microstock sites, and so he went in search of …