Introducing the second feature in our Karen Talbot series of ORA Originals. This release highlights one of the most popular and enduring designer clownfish varieties ever: the Picasso percula clownfish. Originating from a single wild caught fish in 2004, ORA began working to replicate the bizarre and swirled stripe patterns and bring them into commercial […]
Rediscover the Pink Birdsnest Coral, now available with intense green tips! The ORA Green Tip Pink Birdsnest is the newest addition to our diverse Seriatopora offering. Click HERE to read more about this BRAND NEW variety and the rest of the ORA Birdsnest family!
ORA Epaulette Shark pups are a new addition to the growing list of ORA aquacultured fish. The Epaulette Shark, Hemiscyllium ocellatum, is a benthic shark species with a beautiful spotted pattern and a characteristic pair of large spots above their pectoral fins. This conspicuous marking resembles the shoulder décor used on military uniforms to signify […]
Bill Addison, legendary founder of the C-Quest farm in Puerto Rico, coined the term Gladiator when describing a variety of clownfish he discovered in his hatchery. We imagine that Bill must have encountered uniquely patterned specimens in a batch of Amphiprion ocellaris that displayed head patterns reminiscent of a helmet. As luck would have it, […]
Behold! The first aquacultured Ruby Red Dragonets from ORA! We are excited to announce our progress with this strikingly beautiful fish as we work to bring them into commercial production. Did you know that this is a new species that has yet to be named by taxonomists? Since their initial introduction to the aquarium hobby […]
Scooter Dragonets, or Scooter Blennies as they are often called, have always been one of our favorite fish. Way back in 2010 when we were intensively raising Mandarins we tried our hand with Scooters countless times with little luck. We were only able to raise roughly 1 Scooter for every 5000 mandarins! We were frustrated […]