Update on Cuban Hogfish, Bodianus pulchellus at UF/IFAS IRREC
Cuban hogfish, B. pulchellus at 74 DPH; approximately 21.2 mm. Juveniles begin to resemble the pink and yellow bi-color patterns of adults.

Update on Cuban Hogfish, Bodianus pulchellus at UF/IFAS IRREC

Cuban Hogfish, Bodianus pulchellus, at the UF/IFAS Indian River Research & Education Center have spawned about 40 times this year!A couple of populations have settled, and currently one population has…

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LiveAquaria Donates Radiant wrasse, Halichoeres iridis, to UF/IFAS TAL

Over the past year, the UF/IFAS Tropical Aquaculture Laboratory acquired nine Radiant wrasses, Halichoeres iridis, through several generous donations from Rising Tide Conservation stakeholder LiveAquaria.com. The wrasses now reside in three harems of…

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UF/IFAS IRREC Successfully Aquacultures the Cuban Hogfish, Bodianus pulchellus!

University of Florida Indian River Research and Education Center, with Rising Tide Conservation, is pleased to announce the successful aquaculture of the Cuban hogfish, Bodianus pulchellus! Biological and Ecological Information…

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Successful Aquaculture of the Reef Butterflyfish, Chaetodon sedentarius

Rising Tide Conservation, in partnership with the University of Florida Indian River Research and Education Center, is thrilled to announce the aquaculture of the Reef Butterflyfish (Chaetodon sedentarius)! This success…

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Update on the Melanurus Wrasse, Halichoeres melanurus, and Yellow Wrasse, Halichoeres chrysus at UF/IFAS TAL

The University of Florida Tropical Aquaculture Laboratory (TAL) is currently working with two species of wrasses; the Melanurus wrasse (Halichoeres melanurus) and the Yellow wrasse (H. chrysus). Three separate broodstock…

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Successful Aquaculture of the Hawaiian Cleaner Wrasse, Labroides phthirophagus

Hawaiian Cleaner Wrasse at 35 days post hatch.Hawaiian Cleaner Wrasse at 41 days post hatch.Hawaiian Cleaner Wrasse at 91 days post hatch. Hawaiian Cleaner Wrasse at 118 days post hatch.…

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