Flashback Friday: Puzzling Pieces

Today's Flashback Friday solves an ecological mystery. If you spend time exploring outside, you may have stumbled across an unfamiliar object that made you ask “What is Read More…

Flashback Friday: Arrested Development

Pacific lampreys (Lampetra tridentata) are a species with a prolonged infancy. They begin their life cycle in freshwater as blind, worm-like larvae called ammocoetes, and remain in Read More…

Puzzling Pieces

If you spend time exploring outside, you may have stumbled across an unfamiliar object that made you ask “What is that?” Here at FISHBIO, we occasionally come Read More…

Crustacean invasion

The red swamp crayfish (Procambarus clarkii) is strong and hearty, making it one of the staples in the Louisiana Cajun-cooking scene. So, what’s it doing in the Read More…

Mess-o-crayfish

Crayfish are known by many nicknames, including mudbugs, yabbies, mudpuppies, crawfish and crawdads. Like crab, lobster, and prawn they are decapod (i.e. "ten-footed") crustaceans with twenty body Read More…