About The Author

Michael Aquilina

Michael Aquilina is passionate about animals and has been keeping fish since his early childhood. Taught by his father, he had a headstart and solid understanding of aquariums when most were just beginning in the hobby. His fascination and passion for the extraordinary have led him to this and other unusual pets. He graduate from Rutgers in 2013, and worked at fish stores during his time at Rutgers. Michael can be found on Instagram @aquamike23, where he has more photos and videos of these pipefish with the rest of his menagerie.