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Bioload of an Aquarium: How much is too much?

Bioload of an Aquarium: How much is too much?

How many fishes can I keep in my aquarium? Finding the limit of the bioload of our reef aquarium is a frequently debated question. On one hand, we don’t want to pack our fish tank like canned sardines. On the other hand, it’s nevertheless good to understand the limitation of our little glass box. If […]Read More

The Reef Bully: Confession of a Misunderstood Fish

The Reef Bully: Confession of a Misunderstood Fish

Have you ever asked yourself: “why is my fish such a jerk?” You are not alone.  However, it’s costly and tedious to be a bully on the reef. Rather than lazing around in a corner, enjoy the sunlight, gentle wave, and the beautiful corals, the bully has to patrol the rocks endlessly, flaring the fins, […]Read More

How to Keep a blue tang ( Dory )in a marine tank

How to Keep a blue tang ( Dory )in a marine tank

Keeping a blue tang ( Dory ) in a marine tank The blue tang found in the indo pacific region, has a deep blue body, yellowtail and a special “ Black palate “ design on it’s body. Perhaps there is no other marine fishes in this trade than the Blue tang unique striking blue colouration […]Read More

Acanthurus Achilles Tang – The Most handsome tang in the Aquarium

Acanthurus Achilles Tang – The Most handsome tang in the Aquarium

Other Common Names: Achilles Surgeonfish. Hawaiian Name: Pa-ku-‘i-ku-‘i Scientific Name: Acanthurus Achilles (Shaw, 1803) Identification The Achilles Tang is no doubt one of the high sought after fish in this aquarium, as you can see from the photograph, the Achilles Tang is very distinctive with its black body, large bright orange spot, and other white […]Read More

5 Tips for Feeding your marine Fish

5 Tips for Feeding your marine Fish

Setting up a marine tank and maintaining it with a healthy school of fish may seem easy at the time. However, the unique nutritional requirements of captive seawater fishes were often overlooked by many hobbyists. Since most of the fishes were wild-caught in the sea, each fish have individual food requirement in order to prevent […]Read More

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