Sleeper Railway Glider Goby

lg 80466 goby
Latin name: (Valenciennea helsdingeni)

Care Level





Black, Orange, White, Yellow



Preferred Conditions


Avg. Max Size


Minimum Tank Size

30 gallons



The Sleeper Railway Glider Goby is an ideal fish for any aquarium; it is peaceful, easy to care for, and its activity adds a dynamic to the environment. It should be housed in an aquarium that is 30 gallons or larger with a fine to medium sized sand substrate. It uses the substrate to make shallow burrows as refuge, which helps to keep the substrate aerated and healthy. In addition, it rarely becomes aggressive towards other fish, although it is territorial and may fight with its own kind unless they are a mated pair. Its presence adds interest and life to a tank, making it an ideal fish for any aquarium.

The Sleeper Railway Glider Goby is an excellent bottom feeder, sifting through the sand for food. Its diet should consist of a variety of frozen brine and mysis shrimp, bloodworms, and prepared foods specifically designed for carnivores. It is important to feed the Sleeper Railway Glider Goby at least once a day to ensure optimal health and wellbeing. Additionally, providing the Glider Goby with a varied and balanced diet will help to ensure its longevity and further promote its health. Furthermore, paying close attention to water quality is paramount in keeping the Sleeper Railway Glider Goby healthy and happy.

The approximate purchase size for these rings is 1-1/2″ to 3-1/2″.

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