Borbonius Anthias

Biota Aquariums' Cultured Borbonious Anthias

One of the most beautiful creatures living in the depths of our oceans is the Borbonius Anthias (Odontanthias borbonious). Its coloration is simply magnificent. Lemon yellow fins and irregular golden markings compliment a warm pink body. A distinctly spiny anterior dorsal fin contrasts with the … Read more

Interesting Information About Your Fish

At this point, many of you have gotten to know the fish in your aquariums. I’d like to give you a few fun facts about them. The clownfish you have in your aquarium are Ocellaris clownfish or Ampiprion Ocellaris. These are the most common species of … Read more

Earthquake’s Impact on Marine Life

In November 2016, residents of New Zealand’s South Island were shaken awake by a powerful 7.8 magnitude earthquake. The earthquake caused a Tsunami that uplifted reefs and permanently changed parts of the coastline. The resulting changes to the landscape left scars like nothing seen in … Read more

Protecting the Beauty of the Palau Marine Life Nursery

Palau is blessed to be home to many ecologically diverse endemic niches. Each reef and forest support dozens of plant and animal species that doesn’t exist anywhere else. Global warming, cyanide fishing, bottom trawling and pollution are threatening the survival of this region. Here are … Read more

5 Reasons to Have an Aquarium in Your Office

Let’s face it–many offices can come off looking and feeling rather drab. Occasionally, these environments can appear sterile, lacking in any personality. While small decorations and potted plants can help, none of these tend to add much panache to the workplace. Fortunately, you can always … Read more

Top Trusted Tips on Moving Your Reef Tank

The therapeutic health benefits of saltwater aquariums are overwhelmingly positive. Because of this, there’s been an uptick in the global population choosing to set up their own home aquariums for this reason alone. Once you have a saltwater reef tank, you may have to move … Read more

Top 5 Beginner Corals for Your Aquarium

There are numerous positive effects available to anyone adding reef corals to their aquarium, including the ability to lower blood pressure, enjoy all-over relaxation and the calming energies they enhance. Many people understand the positive effects of adding reef corals to their aquariums but might … Read more

Aquarium Therapy: 3 Study-Backed Benefits of Fish Tanks

Keeping an aquarium is a superb hobby that fosters marine education and ocean conservation, but did you know that it offers health benefits, too? Read about three studies that prove how aquarium therapy contributes to your mental and emotional health. #1: It Reduces Patient Anxiety … Read more

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