• What You Missed at MACNA 2022: New Products and Inventions

    What You Missed at MACNA 2022: New Products and Inventions

    MACNA continues to be the premier event where marine-aquarium-related companies debut and showcase their latest innovations. 2022 was no different; several manufacturers and distributors saved their best for introduction at MACNA, just as the aquarium retail sector starts to ramp up for the normally busy fall...

  • What You Missed at MACNA 2022: Impressive Fish

    What You Missed at MACNA 2022: Impressive Fish

    MACNA never seems to disappoint in the fish department. Mostly, it's whatever the latest captive-breeding breakthrough has been, but importers often like to showcase highly-coveted rarities, a bit of "flexing"......

  • What You Missed at MACNA 2022: The Trade Show

    What You Missed at MACNA 2022: The Trade Show

    While many marine aquarium events draw in retailer participation, MACNA is often the pinnacle of manufacturer presence and new product releases, just as aquarium retailers see the start of the busy fall season. ...

  • What You Missed at MACNA 2022: All The Corals

    What You Missed at MACNA 2022: All The Corals

    Visitors to MACNA 2022 in Milwaukee met with a wide range of coral vendors, including regional staples, new farmers, and nationally recognized coral purveyors....

  • What You Missed at MACNA 2022: Innovative Speakers

    What You Missed at MACNA 2022: Innovative Speakers

    As a "vendor" on the show floor, in my case representing CORAL Magazine, it's very difficult to get away to cover three days of lectures. I managed to sneak a moment away from the table on Friday morning to sit in on the well-attended presentation from Dr. Jamie Craggs of the Coral Spawning Lab in London, Eng...

  • VIDEO: Aquaforest Life Bio Fil

    VIDEO: Aquaforest Life Bio Fil

    Aquaforest announces Life Bio Fil, a biological filtration media that is ready to initiate an support nitrification immediately out of the packaging....

  • What You Missed at MACNA 2022: Poster Sessions

    What You Missed at MACNA 2022: Poster Sessions

    The Poster Sessions at MACNA are a relatively recent addition to the conference format. With times set aside for researchers to be present and discussing their findings, the MACNA poster session offers an intimate, personal experience between attendees and presenters....

  • Captive-Bred Elegance Coral Breakthrough

    Captive-Bred Elegance Coral Breakthrough

    Once considered among the most-challenging—or even impossible—candidates for captive aquaculture, the large-polyp Elegance Coral, Catalaphyllia jardinei, has become ever more scarce in the aquarium trade as imports from the wild have dwindled in recent years. Now a team led by Dr. Jamie Craggs has cracked...

  • CORAL New Issue “BOXING SHRIMP” Inside Look

    CORAL New Issue “BOXING SHRIMP” Inside Look

    A preview of articles and images in the just-published issue of CORAL, The Reef & Marine Aquarium Magazine, September/October 2022....

  • Geophagus sp. Red Head Tapajos has a New Name

    Geophagus sp. Red Head Tapajos has a New Name

    After 31 years in the aquarium hobby, this popular cichlid has finally received a formal scientific name. ...

Marine

  • What You Missed at MACNA 2022: New Products and Inventions

    MACNA continues to be the premier event where marine-aquarium-related companies debut and showcase their latest innovations. 2022 was no different; several manufacturers and distributors saved their best for introduction at MACNA, just as the aquarium retail sector starts to ramp up for the normally busy fall season!

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  • What You Missed at MACNA 2022: Impressive Fish

    MACNA never seems to disappoint in the fish department. Mostly, it’s whatever the latest captive-breeding breakthrough has been, but importers often like to showcase highly-coveted rarities, a bit of “flexing”…

    0 READ MORE
  • What You Missed at MACNA 2022: The Trade Show

    While many marine aquarium events draw in retailer participation, MACNA is often the pinnacle of manufacturer presence and new product releases, just as aquarium retailers see the start of the busy fall season.

    0 READ MORE
  • What You Missed at MACNA 2022: All The Corals

    Visitors to MACNA 2022 in Milwaukee met with a wide range of coral vendors, including regional staples, new farmers, and nationally recognized coral purveyors.

    0 READ MORE
  • What You Missed at MACNA 2022: Innovative Speakers

    As a “vendor” on the show floor, in my case representing CORAL Magazine, it’s very difficult to get away to cover three days of lectures. I managed to sneak a moment away from the table on Friday morning to sit in on the well-attended presentation from Dr. Jamie Craggs of the Coral Spawning Lab in London, England.

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Freshwater

  • Geophagus sp. Red Head Tapajos has a New Name

    After 31 years in the aquarium hobby, this popular cichlid has finally received a formal scientific name. 

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  • In The Trade: GloFish Corydoras Steal the Spotlight

    GloFish® cory cats have arrived. Nautilus Tropical Fish Wholesale’s Joe Hiduke shares that these are “a development that has been a long time coming; we were finally able to display these fish for the first time at SuperZoo. These have actually been in development for longer than the GloFish bettas, which have been on the market for over two years now.”

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  • VIDEOS: Linguado, a Freshwater Sole, In Situ and In Tanks!

    If you’re looking for something truly unique, or potentially a new breeding challenge, perhaps jump on the opportunity to acquire some freshwater flatfishes should you get the chance!

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  • Weird Waters® now streaming on Peacock

    Now Streaming on Peacock – Follow BZ and I.M. Tiger, two tropical fish who accidentally land in the deep end of a magical pond. They soon meet Jam, a new friend who sweeps them away on a series of unbelievable adventures full of hidden realms, crazy monsters, and ancient mysteries. Along the way, these friends will learn that growing up is the wildest ride of all!

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  • VIDEO: Six "First" Goodeids For Your Aquarium Hobby

    With recent coverage of goodeids and aquarium conservation, it seemed incredibly timely to share this new video from Mike Howe and The Fish Tank Barn.

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New Products

  • What You Missed at MACNA 2022: New Products and Inventions

    MACNA continues to be the premier event where marine-aquarium-related companies debut and showcase their latest innovations. 2022 was no different; several manufacturers and distributors saved their best for introduction at MACNA, just as the aquarium retail sector starts to ramp up for the normally busy fall season!

    0 READ MORE
  • VIDEO: Aquaforest Life Bio Fil

    Aquaforest announces Life Bio Fil, a biological filtration media that is ready to initiate an support nitrification immediately out of the packaging.

    0 READ MORE
  • Captive-Bred Elegance Coral Breakthrough

    Once considered among the most-challenging—or even impossible—candidates for captive aquaculture, the large-polyp Elegance Coral, Catalaphyllia jardinei, has become ever more scarce in the aquarium trade as imports from the wild have dwindled in recent years. Now a team led by Dr. Jamie Craggs has cracked the reproductive code of this prized stony coral in their labs in the United Kingdom.

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  • In The Trade: GloFish Corydoras Steal the Spotlight

    GloFish® cory cats have arrived. Nautilus Tropical Fish Wholesale’s Joe Hiduke shares that these are “a development that has been a long time coming; we were finally able to display these fish for the first time at SuperZoo. These have actually been in development for longer than the GloFish bettas, which have been on the market for over two years now.”

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  • New Frag Pack-N-Go Transport Kit from PNW Custom

    he Frag Pack-N-Go Transport Kit from PNW Custom in Portland, Oregon, is a new solution for transporting frags whether you’re visiting a store, swap, or show. The Kit holds up to 366 Frag Plugs in three stackable racks.

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News & Notes

  • What You Missed at MACNA 2022: Poster Sessions

    The Poster Sessions at MACNA are a relatively recent addition to the conference format. With times set aside for researchers to be present and discussing their findings, the MACNA poster session offers an intimate, personal experience between attendees and presenters.

    0 READ MORE
  • Captive-Bred Elegance Coral Breakthrough

    Once considered among the most-challenging—or even impossible—candidates for captive aquaculture, the large-polyp Elegance Coral, Catalaphyllia jardinei, has become ever more scarce in the aquarium trade as imports from the wild have dwindled in recent years. Now a team led by Dr. Jamie Craggs has cracked the reproductive code of this prized stony coral in their labs in the United Kingdom.

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  • Alyssa Gabriel, MASNA's 2022 Aquarist of the Year

    MASNA is excited to announce Alyssa Gabriel of Maryland, USA, as the 2022 MASNA Aquarist of the Year in recognition of her success in seahorse aquaculture.

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  • Michael Paletta Honored with 2022 MASNA Award

    MASNA is proud to honor Michael Paletta of Pennsylvania, USA, as the 2022 MASNA Award recipient for his lifelong involvement in promoting the marine aquarium hobby.

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  • Weird Waters® now streaming on Peacock

    Now Streaming on Peacock – Follow BZ and I.M. Tiger, two tropical fish who accidentally land in the deep end of a magical pond. They soon meet Jam, a new friend who sweeps them away on a series of unbelievable adventures full of hidden realms, crazy monsters, and ancient mysteries. Along the way, these friends will learn that growing up is the wildest ride of all!

    1 READ MORE