Sleeper Striped Goby

Latin name: (Valenciennea longipinnis)

Care Level

Easy

Temperament

Peaceful

Color(s)

Black, Green, Orange, White

Diet

Carnivore

Preferred Conditions

Easy

Avg. Max Size

6"

Minimum Tank Size

30 gallons

Family

Gobiidae

The Sleeper Striped Goby is an easy fish to care for, requiring only basic aquarium maintenance. It should be housed in an aquarium that is at least 30 gallons in size, with a fine to medium sized sand substrate. This substrate should be well oxygenated, as the fish will use shallow burrows for refuge. This species of Goby is generally not aggressive towards other fish, but it is territorial and may fight with its own kind unless they are in a mated pair. With proper care, the Sleeper Striped Goby can make a wonderful addition to your aquarium. Additionally, it is relatively hardy and can thrive in a variety of water conditions.

The Sleeper Striped Goby Goby is an interesting and hardy species of fish that can be kept in a variety of aquariums. This species feeds off the bottom, sifting through the sand in search of its food. Its diet should consist of a variety of frozen brine and mysis shrimp, bloodworms, and prepared foods for carnivores. For a healthy and active fish, it is important to feed it at least once daily. Additionally, provide a balanced diet to ensure your fish is getting the necessary nutrients. With proper care, the Sleeper Striped Goby Goby can be a great addition to any aquarium.

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