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Giant kelp (Macrocrystis integrifolia)
Rainforests of the Sea Kelp is a type of brown seaweed (or marine algae) that comprises 40+ species worldwide. The ...
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Anilao Marine Life
Anilao, Philippines – Macro Heaven for Underwater Photographers Anilao is a prime destination for divers and underwater photographers, especially macro ...
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Camouflage grouper (Epinephelus polyphekadion) spawning aggregation.
Camouflage Grouper Spawning – Late Night Mating Madness Like many grouper species, camouflage groupers (Epinephelus polyphekadion) aggregate to spawn. Camouflage ...
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Sunset Wrasse (Thalassoma lutescens) races down from the surface at Lord Howe Island.
Why are reef fish so colorful? Reef fishes have evolved some of the most amazing color patterns in the animal ...
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Featured Research

Wrasse Culture

Wrasse Culture

Wrasses are a large and diverse group of mostly brightly colored, carnivorous reef fishes, comprising 82 genera and over 600 ...
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Anthias Larval Rearing

Anthias Larval Rearing

Anthias (Anthiine serranids) are small to medium-sized, brightly colored reef fishes comprising 25 genera and over 200 species. They are ...
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Butterflyfish Culture

Butterflyfish Culture

Butterflyfishes are mostly small, conspicuously colorful reef fishes with deep, laterally compressed bodies and small mouths. The family comprises 130 ...
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Boxfish Larval Rearing

Boxfish Larval Rearing

Boxfishes and cowfishes (Ostraciidae) are small fishes with a triangular, rigid, armored body encased by fused scales. The family comprises ...
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Scorpionfish larva - 12.0 mm TL.

Scorpionfish Larval Rearing

Scorpionfishes (family Scorpaenidae) are cryptic, carnivorous, small to medium-sized, bottom fishes, comprising 45 genera and over 380 species. They are ...
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tow 43; mola mola

Mola Larval Rearing

The molas (Family: Molidae) are large, unusual, epipelagic, circumtropical to circumtemperate fishes; comprising just 4 species in 3 genera. They ...
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Triggerfish Culture

Triggerfish Culture

The triggerfishes belong to the Balistidae family, which includes about 40 species in 11 genera. They inhabit subtropical and tropical ...
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Juvenile Centropyge interrupta reared in the laboratory.

Pygmy Angelfish Culture

The diminutive, hardy and brilliantly colored pygmy or dwarf angels (genus Centropyge) are the most heavily traded angelfishes in the aquarium hobby ...
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