Coral Guardian, a French, non-profit organisations have one goal, to "help develop the biodiversity of marine ecosystems in southern Bali, Indonesia, protecting and repopulating damaged reef areas through coral reefs rehabilitation programs" Their latest project involves 1000 corals over a area 1300m square.
Panta Rhei have become well known for their suberb Hydro wizard pumps. Designed to shift huge amounts of water for the very large home or public aquarium, Panta Rhei are now looking towards the hobbyist market, with smaller models available. The latest of which is the Hydrojet 18,000lt an hour centrifugal pump....
New Era Aquaculture, the Thorne-based company revolutionising the fish food market, is celebrating its first business award, confident that it may not be its last!...
COMMON NAME: Table, Elkhorn, Staghorn, Bottlebrush, Acro Coral SCIENTIFIC NAME: Acropora spp. PHYLUM: Cnidaria CLASS: Anthazoa ORDER: Scleractinia FAMILY: Acroporidae GENUS: Acropora RANGE: Widespread across Indo-Pacific reefs and Western Atlantic...
The high winds sweeping the country forced foam from the North Sea onto land at Aberdeen's Footdee area at the beach on Tuesday morning. The spume left cars, streets and houses looking as if they had been hit by a sudden snow storm.
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Pseudanthias barlettorum. The males have more intense colours with a violet body and yellow running along the back through the upper caudal lobe. The females tend to be lavender in colour with a yellow back and caudal fin.
Staghorn corals are among the fastest growing corals on reefs, and are excellent reef-builders. The name Acropora literally means a porous stem or branch, but Acropora species express a much greater variety of growth forms than the name suggests.
They require a very mature aquarium of at least 1 year a well lit sandy or coral rubble substrate, with many rocky hiding places. They are very intolerant of sudden changes in oxygen levels, salinity and pH of the water, and cannot tolerate copper-based medications.
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