COPPERBAND BUTTERFLYFISH, CHELMON ROSTRATUS | UF/IFAS IRREC

Copperband butterflyfish ©David Clode Family: Chaetodontidae (Butterflyfish) Genus: Chelmon Common names: Copperband Butterflyfish, Copperbanded Butterflyfish, Beaked Butterflyfish, Long-nosed Butterflyfish, Beaked Coralfish, Orange-Stripe Butterflyfish Aquaculture History In 2016, Ruensirikul, Jirayuth, et al., published their…

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BANDED BUTTERFLYFISH, CHAETODON STRIATUS | UF/IFAS IRREC

©Twilight Zone Expedition Team 2007, NOAA-OER Family: Chaetodontidae (Butterflyfishes) Genus: Chaetodon Common names: Banded Butterflyfish, Banded Mariposa, Butterbum, Portuguese Butterfly Aquaculture History In 2019, the first successful aquaculture of the banded butterflyfish,…

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REEF BUTTERFLYFISH, CHAETODON SEDENTARIUS | UF/IFAS IRREC

Reef butterflyfish, Chaetodon sedentarius ©Kevin Bryant, (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0) Family: Chaetodontidae (Butterflyfishes) Genus: Chaetodon Common names: Reef Butterflyfish, Least Butterflyfish, Butterbun Aquaculture History In 2017, the reef butterflyfish, Chaetodon sedentarius, was successfully aquacultured…

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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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Successful Aquaculture of the Potter’s Angelfish, Centropyge potteri

Rising Tide Conservation, in collaboration with the Oceanic Institute of Hawaii Pacific University, is pleased to announce the successful aquaculture rearing of the Potter's angelfish. This species is a pygmy…

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Successful Aquaculture of the Pacific Blue Tang, Paracanthurus hepatus

Rising Tide Conservation and the team at the University of Florida Tropical Aquaculture Laboratory are extremely proud to introduce the first ever captive-bred Pacific Blue Tangs.55 days post hatch!! Pacific…

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