Yellow Line Goby, Captive-Bred

lg 80889 Yellow Line Goby
Latin name: (Elacatinus figaro)

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Black, Yellow



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This fish is a great addition to any saltwater community or reef aquarium. It is hardy, peaceful, and does not require any special accommodations. It should be housed in a 10-gallon or larger aquarium and is rarely aggressive towards other fish. It can, however, be territorial and may fight with its own kind unless they are a mated pair. In the wild, they inhabit sponges such as vase or tube sponges, but these are not necessary for them to thrive in an aquarium setting. With the right tank and care, this fish can be a beautiful addition to any home aquarium.

The Captive-Bred Yellow Line Goby is an ideal aquarium inhabitant, making it a great choice for both novice and experienced aquarists. They are hearty, peaceful, and hardy fish that can tolerate a wide range of water parameters. Its diet consists of a variety of live and frozen brine and mysis shrimp, quality flake and pellet food, and frozen food preparations for carnivores. This diversity of diet ensures the Captive-Bred Yellow Line Goby receives a balanced and nutritious meal. Additionally, Captive-Bred Yellow Line Goby are easy to feed, making them a reliable and low-maintenance pet.

Gobies are a great addition to any aquarium, as they are omnivorous and will eat a variety of small prey. Captive-bred yellow line gobies are some of the most common and easiest to care for, making them a great choice for beginners.

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