FishChannel News Article Archive 04/19/2016 New Cichlid Species Discovered in Uruguay’s Rio de la Plata River Gymnogeophagus terrapurpurais a substrate brooder. 04/13/2016 New Zealand Aquarium Octopus Has Flown The Coop Inky escaped more than three months ago, leaving the aquarium through a drain that goes to the ocean. 04/12/2016 Whale Shark Does Barrel Roll to Avoid Sea Turtle Off Australia’s Gold Coast The largest fish in the world is pretty adept in the ocean. 04/11/2016 5 New Dwarfgobies Discovered and Described The gobies are native to waters off Fiji. 04/06/2016 ORA Raises 12 Ruby Red Dragonets While the species has been known to science for a while, it has not yet been fully described. 03/31/2016 Beautiful Snakehead Species from India Described The snakehead is a striking purplish blue in coloration with beautiful white fin colors. 03/30/2016 Scientists in Thailand Discover a Waterfall Climbing Cavefish Cryptotora thamicola can climb up the rocks of waterfalls, is blind and lacks color. 03/28/2016 New Pufferfish Species Described Arothron multilineatus is named after the white lines that course throughout its skin. 03/24/2016 Check Out This Video of a Porcupine Fish Entangled in Gill Net Getting Freed The porcupinefish’s mate waits patiently until freedom comes. 03/22/2016 Female Cichlid Grows Testicles and Self Reproduces In what is considered a first, the cichlid fertilized her own eggs and produced four offspring. 03/17/2016 Corydoras Catfish Discovered in the 1990s Finally Described Corydoras eversi is also known as the soda pop cory. 03/09/2016 First Ever Captive Bred Yellow Tangs Now in the Hobby More than 400 yellow tangs were shipped from the Oceanic Institute in Hawaii to mainland suppliers 03/07/2016 Ghost-Like Octopus Discovered Off Hawaii May Be New Species The octopus was found in waters more than 4,000 meters deep. 02/29/2016 The Octopus Project: Raising Octopus bimaculoides Hatchlings in Captivity Raising O. bimaculoides is a challenge, but it proves to be a rewarding experience. 02/24/2016 Florida Man Drags Shark to Shore for a Photo Opp. After the photos were taken, the man with the ridiculous man bun leaves it to another man to drag the shark back into the ocean. 02/18/2016 A Primer on Reef Tank Filtration and UV Sterilization Choosing the right filtration for your reef tank is easy once you clearly identify your needs.