AMAZONAS—FRESHWATER AQUARIUMS AND TROPICAL DISCOVERY

September/October 2018

Volume 7, Number 5

5 Editorial by Ann Whitman, Matthew W. Pedersen,
Stephan M. Tanner, and Michael J. Tuccinardi

6 Letter From Europe by Friedrich Bitter
8 Aquatic Notebook by AMAZONAS staff

FEATURE ARTICLES
22 Shrimp Mix by Uwe Neumann
30 Colorful Cherry Shrimps  —  Keeping Neocaridina davidi by Friedrich Bitter
36 A Shrimp Tank Primer by Sam Rutka
40 Green Lace Shrimps: A Breeding Surprise by Dietmar Schmidt
48 Reportage: Wild Nature’s Clues for a Fish Breeder by Hans-Georg Evers
56 Aquatic Plants: Cultivating the Tricolor Water Lily by Maike Wilstermann-Hildebrand
59 Heritage Water Lily: Nymphaea micrantha by Ann Whitman
60 Husbandry and Breeding: The algae eaters that really do by Paul V. Loiselle, Ph.D.
70 Century species — not just for the beginner: the Red-Chinned Panchax by Friedrich Bitter
74 Reportage — Three new killifishes from the Republic of the Congo by Jouke van der Zee
78 Husbandry and Breeding — An extraordinary dwarf livebearer: the Least Killifish by Michael Kempkes
82 The Aquatics Industry that Artemia Built — San Francisco Bay Brand celebrates 50 years: 1968–2018 by Jason Oneppo with staff contributions

DEPARTMENTS
88 Aquarium Calendar • Upcoming events by Janine Banks and Ray Lucas
90 Retail Sources
92 Species Snapshots
97 Advertiser Index
98 Underwater Eye by Stanislav Kislyuk

Weight 10 oz
Dimensions 11 × 8.25 × 0.25 in