XNP project annual report – year 5

24.05.2023 - 14:16

After five years of the project's existence, we can look back on our experience a little more and evaluate how successful this format is. In short: it works! We cannot prevent the loss of some...

Conservation Projects


25.03.2023 - 07:31

Recently, there has been an increase in phishing e-mails with extortionate intent to addresses of the ÖVVÖ. Unfortunately, some of these were also forwarded through our automatic distribution...

Allotoca meeki

Annual report on the Allotoca-Mesa Central project

15.01.2023 - 23:31

Allotoca-Mesa Central, Annual Report 2022

The development of membership in 2022

The year 2022 resulted in some changes in the Allotoca - Mesa...


First coordinators Meeting LANP and BAP

30.10.2022 - 18:07

On 02.10.2022, the coordinators of the 2 subprojects LANP and BAP met to discuss/coordinate the census for 2022 at the Haus des Meeres in Vienna.

CCCP-Jahresbericht 2021

09.09.2022 - 21:46

Chromidotilapiine Cichlid Conservation Project


Limbochromis robertsi:

The stock development was constant and...
ÖVVÖ conservation project

XNP project annual report – year 4

11.05.2022 - 07:43

The Xiphophorus – Northern Platyfish project has completed its fourth year. In the second half of this period, we were able to recover from the Covid-19 restrictions and almost get back to the...

Male of Allotoca diazi

Allotoca-Mesa Central, Annual Report 2021

09.03.2022 - 17:04

  Section A: The development of membership since January 2020

  At the beginning of 2020, the Allotoca-Mesa Central project had fourteen...

husbandry manual

Update of Northern platyfish husbandry manual

27.02.2022 - 21:02

The husbandry manual produced by our project has been updated. New additions: more details about the disease control and optimal temperature + few more husbandry examples with photos from our...

Logos of Zoos

Another zoos/aquariums to keep northern platyfish

10.02.2022 - 18:33

During previous six months, another zoos or public aquariums have joined the Xiphophorus - Northern Platyfish project: Zoo Leipzig from Germany, Diergaarde Blijdorp (Zoo Rotterdam) from the...

ÖVVÖ Conservation Projekt

New website for the conservation projects of the ÖVVÖ

21.11.2021 - 18:59

The ÖVVÖ conservation breeding projects now have a multilingual website (https://www.conservation....