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AQUARITM ON THE COVER The subject of our cover photo this month is Paretroplus menarambo, a Madagascar cichlid commonly known as the pinstripe damba. Be sure and see Susan Priest's "My Trip to Madagascar," on page 18.

Series III

Vol. XV, No. 6 August 2008

In This Issue From the Editor. President's Message G.C.A.S. 2008 Program Schedule

Photo by Alexander A. Priest

Our Generous Members


Mermaid Tales


President Vice-President Treasurer Corresponding Secretary. Recording Secretary.

Joseph Ferdenzi Mark Soberman Jack Traub Warren Feuer Edward Vukich


Claudia Dickinson. Artie Friedman Ben Haus Leonard Ramroop

Pete D'Orio Al Grusell Emma Haus

A.C.A. Delegate Bowl Show. Breeder Award.

Claudia Dickinson Leonard Ramroop Warren Feuer Mark Soberman Early Arrivals Al Grusell F.A.A.S. Delegate Alexander Priest Members/Programs Claudia Dickinson N.E.C. Delegate Claudia Dickinson Technology Coordinator. Warren Feuer MODERN AQUARIUM

Exchange Editors Photo/Layout Editor Advertising Mgr. Executive Editor

French Angelfish of Aruba & Bonaire by Stephen Sica

My Microworm Recipe by Alexander A. Priest

Fishkeepers Anonymous by Susan Priest

My Trip to Madagascar by Susan Priest


Editor in Chief Copy Editors

And I Think to Myself, What a Wonderful World! by Desiree Martin

Dan Radebaugh Sharon Barnett Susan Priest Alexander A. Priest Stephen Sica Donna Sosna Sica Jason Kerner Mark Soberman Joseph Ferdenzi

The Amusing Aquarium (Cartoon) by Bernard Harrigan

The Undergravel Reporter. G.C.A.S. Happenings Fin Fun (Puzzle Page)...

Articles submitted for consideration in Modern Aquarium must be received no later than the 10th day of the month, three months prior to the month of publication. Please fax to (877) 299-0522, or email to gcas@earthlink.net. Copyright 2008 by the Greater City Aquarium Society Inc., a not-for-profit New York State corporation. All rights reserved. Not-for-profit aquarium societies are hereby granted permission to reproduce articles and illustrations from this publication, unless the article indicates that the copyrights have been retained by the author, and provided reprints indicate source and two copies of the publication are sent to the Exchange Editor of this magazine. Any other reproduction or commercial use of the material in this publication is prohibited without express written prior permission. The Greater City Aquarium Society meets every month, except January and February. Members receive notice of meetings in the mail. For more information, contact: Joe Ferdenzi (516) 484-0944. Find out more, or leave us a message, at our Internet Home Page at: http://www.greatercity.org or http://www.greatercity.com

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Modern Aquarium August 2008  

Series III, Vol XV No. 6

Modern Aquarium August 2008  

Series III, Vol XV No. 6