Category Archives: ornamental

keeping native fish as pets

The Native Fish Conservancy is about preserving the North American aquatic heritage. A group of like-minded conservationists, they are seeking other people, willing to donate time and skills to the ongoing development and production of the e-newsletter, the web site, … Continue reading

Posted in ecosystems, freshwater fin fish, ornamental, web site | 3 Comments

Iron requirement of the guppy (Poecilia reticulata Peters)

K. F. Shim and S. I. Ong, from the Department of Zoology, National University of Singapore, published a research document entitled ‘Iron requirement of the guppy (Poecilia reticulata Peters)’ in the Journal of Aquariculture & Aquatic Sciences, Volume 6, Number … Continue reading

Posted in ornamental, research | Comments Off on Iron requirement of the guppy (Poecilia reticulata Peters)

Coral Reef Fishes

It could be considered to be quite unusual to find an academic from a scientific discipline to have a flair for the aesthetic. Luis Rocha manages the combination with aplomb. He has created a web site about coral reef fishes … Continue reading

Posted in ecosystems, ornamental | Comments Off on Coral Reef Fishes

Thailand freshwater biotope

Siamensis Group was formed by a group of people who met online. Their love of freshwater fish and aquatic plants brought them together to make their dream come true – a website about Thai fish and their husbandry. Siamensis Group … Continue reading

Posted in ecosystems, ornamental | Leave a comment

Commercial production of Trichogaster trichopterus

The Center for Tropical and Subtropical Aquaculture (CTSA) is one of five regional aquaculture centers in the United States established by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The regional aquaculture centers integrate individual and institutional expertise and resources in support of … Continue reading

Posted in ornamental | Leave a comment