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Old 01-30-2009, 03:18 PM   #1
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Research sites

This forum has alot of great information but I always see people mentioning researching the fish / corals you get

Does anyone have a good site that lists different corals, lighting requirements and feeding requirements as well as a site for different fish and feeding requirements.

I don't wanna be the guy who posts every other day with a picture of a cool looking coral asking how to raise it.

I am aware of this site listed below.

Aquarium Fish: Tropical Freshwater Fish and Saltwater Fish for Home Aquariums

I know you can find lots of sites by googling but who know what trust worthy.

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Drs. F&S LiveAquaria is a good resource. Their descriptions are usually pretty accurate.
If you want more detailed info on fish you can try www.fishbase.org

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For fish, Fishbase is all you really need.

For corals you can purchase the following books (better than online at the moment for more scientific/in depth research):

Borneman, "Aquarium Corals." Has a solid overview of many soft, lps, and sps along with care requirements.

Fabricious & Alderslade, "Soft Corals and Sea Fans." Extremely detailed and reads like fishbase.

Veron, "Corals of The World." Scleractinian (hard corals) research, extremely detailed, and reads like fishbase.
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