I came closer to realizing my dream of collecting fishes in Myanmar when, in the fall of 1995, I went to work at the American Museum of Natural…

In December 2012, three new species of labyrinth fishes (Anabantoids) were described: Parosphromenus phoenicurus and Parosphromenus gunawani from eastern Sumatra and Betta siamorientalis from eastern Thailand. We now…

Lush tropical rainforests and pristine white beaches lapped by turquoise waters characterize the quintessential Caribbean shorescape. Travel to the southern belt of the Caribbean and you’ll encounter the…

When discussing the large snails of the genus Tylomelania, many people say they are “charming.” Probably no other species of mollusks have become so popular in the aquarium…

Rainbowfishes For over 15 years, I have mainly worked with the rainbowfishes of Australia and New Guinea. I have kept many species and have also propagated them to…

The scientific study of Myanmar’s freshwater fish fauna can be divided into three phases. The first phase began with the influence of the British Empire in India and…

Dwarf corys are the ideal choice for the classic 24-inch (60cm), 15-gallon (54-L) tank. They are peaceful, active during the daytime, and easy to maintain. They can be…