Keeping SnapshotDifficulty: Intermediate
Max Growth Size: 5-6 cm
Temperament: Peaceful, community fish.
Preferred Water Parameters
pH Level: 7.0-8.2
General Hardness: Moderate - Hard
Central Australia, in waters fed by artesian springs or bores.
Usually spawn under a rock or in a small cave, the eggs are guarded by the male until they hatch. Suitable first foods for the fry include: vinegar eels, Artemia nauplii, Microworms.
Omnivorous. Prefers sinking foods such as pellets.
Desert Gobies adapt well to community tanks containing other peaceful species. An interesting bottom dwelling fish with a rather comical appearance. Males become very colourful when in breeding condition.
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