The 800-Pound Grouper in the Room

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    Very interesting read about the potential risks of large fish in the aquarium trade.

    The 800-Pound Tankbuster in the Room

    Original article is by Holmberg et al, titled "The 800-Pound Grouper in the Room: Asymptotic Body Size and Invasiveness of Marine Aquarium Fishes" from Marine Policy: Volume 53, March 2015, Pages 7–12.
     
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    Cool pic showing the size some aquarium fish can reach:

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