Cupramine is a copper medication product from the ever popular Seachem line up of aquarium products. Cupramine is considered the safest copper medication on the market, more so than regular copper sulfate based medications. This isn't just a...
The Cleaner Wrasse is a very common fish that is found throughout the Pacific and Indian oceans. They are given the scientific name Labroides Dimidiatus and go by the common name, Blue Streak Cleaner Wrasse. They perform a very important service in our oceans as they remove parasites and dead skin...
The harlequin shrimp is my personal favorite. Having had a pair for a number of years, i can safely say that there isn't a more stunning shrimp in the marine aquarium hobby. They are all white with patches of purple, blue or orange-red.
The fire shrimp is one of the most spectacularly colored ornamental shrimp in the marine aquarium industry. It is a deep, almost blood red throughout its body with white appendages and white dots scattered across its side.
All pistol shrimp have one (Or sometimes two) oversized claw that create a cavitation bubble as it snaps shut. There are over 500 hundred species of pistol shrimp documented thus far but only a handful that reach the marine aquarium hobby with any regularity.
Peacock Mantis Shrimp. Fastest strike in the world. You've probably seen them on a documentary and thought, "Looks just like a praying mantis". They do. It is the most lethal combination between an insect and a sea dwelling invertebrate you will...
This is a guide on red algae control in marine aquariums. Popularly known as red slime algae, it is actually not an algae at all. It is a Cyanobacteria like spirulina is. They are fully photosynthetic and are the devil to deal with once they start...
This is a guide on how to eradicate hair algae/Green Hair Algae. Everybody in the marine aquarium hobby has had to deal with these pests at some point. And i mean everyone. At first its a few small clumps here and there but before you know it, its everywhere. On the live rock, substrate, power...
A guide to the Mandarin Dragonet fish, a complicated fish for most hobbyists to handle.
Royal Gramma Care Guide - The royal gramma is one of five of the most popular and recognizable fishes in the hobby. The other four are the flame angel, yellow tang, blue tang and the percula clownfish (Ocellaris and percula). Me and this fish go way back. The year was 1998 and i was buying a baby...
Achilles Tang Care Guide - The Achilles tang is one of the most beautiful fish in the surgeonfish family. It is my favorite tang alongside the equally stunning Sohal Tang. It has an all black/dark chocolate body with a single orange tear-drop on its spine while its tail is white, black and orange.
Purple Tang Care Guide - The Purple Tang is another popular fish among hobbyist. Its body shape is very similar to the yellow tang with the two of them differing only in color.
Also known as the Hippo Tang and Regal Tang. Learn how to care for these beautiful fish.
A guide to caring for the yellow tang, one of the most popular fish for hobbyists.
French Angelfish Care Guide - The French angelfish is one of three very popular "large angels" among marine aquarium hobbyists. The other two being the Emperor Angelfish (Pomacanthus Imperator) and the Queen Angelfish (Holacanthus Ciliaris).
Flame Angelfish Care Guide - Probably the most spectacularly colored member of the genus Centropyge (The dwarf angelfish family), the flame angelfish has become one of the most recognizable marine fish in the industry. Almost everyone in the hobby has at one time or another either purchased one or...