Livebearers with Cichlids of Central America
Thu, Dec 02, 2021 7:00 pm
This is a hybrid meeting. Please note...
- It is available online via a Zoom registration (as usual), also..
- One may attend in-person for the live presentation with the speaker.
– then just before the meeting you will receive an email reminder with the event link.
-- note that the facilities requires each attendee to enter with a mask.
Moderated Breakout Room: is available only to online attendees and typically run past 10:00pm. If you are attending online, you may join the breakout room immediately after the presentation or as the Q&A session is ending.
Rusty Wessel is a prolific author and photographer, with pictures and articles appearing in Aquarium Fish Magazine, Aquarist and Pondkeeper, Buntbarsche Bulletin, Tropical Fish Hobbyist, and others. With decades of experience and participation in the aquarium hobby, Rusty is an active solicitor for the Guy Jordan Endowment Fund which funds cichlid research, a participant in the ACA/ZooMed Speaker’s Program, and the ‘Back Issue Sales Person’ for the American Cichlid Association.
Rusty maintains 8,000+ gallons of freshwater aquariums in a dedicated fish house at his home in Louisville. His 90+ aquarium contain predominantly cichlids and livebearers, mostly from Central America. Rusty has made 150+ collecting trips to date and successfully collected fish from Africa and Central America. Theraps wesseli, a cichlid native to Honduras, is named after him.