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Empire Gudgeon (Hypseleotris compressa)

$12.99

A medium growing goby found throughout streams and estuaries in Northeastern Australia, the Empire Gudgeon or Empire Goby is an adaptable species found in brackish to pure freshwater habitats. In the aquarium, they are hardy and undemanding, and will live in groups as long as ample space and cover is provided for each fish to stake out a territory. The species is sexually dimorphic, and mature males in breeding condition display beautiful orange, red, and blue coloration. Generally peaceful towards fish too small to be eaten, this fish will do well with most tankmates.

Papuan Red Goby (Lentipes cf. multiradiatus)

$11.99

One of several colorful gobies in the genus Lentipes, the Red Papuan Goby is found in fast moving rocky streams in West Papua, Indonesia. In the wild, it lives in small groups where individual fish stake out their own territories among the rocks. They feed on algae growth and biofilms in the wild and in the aquarium should be fed algae or vegetable based sinking foods (gel diets are ideal). They require clean, well-oxygenated water with some current and will do best at slightly cooler temperatures than most tropical fish (74-76F).

Micro Dragon Goby (Schismatogobius cf. ampluvicinus)

$9.99

A uniquely patterned freshwater dwarf goby found in Indonesia and surrounding islands, the Micro Dragon Goby is an ideal fish for nano aquariums. In the wild, it is typically found in sandy shallow streams and creeks where their cryptic pattern helps them blend in closely with their surroundings to avoid predators. An active, social species, they are best kept in groups and prefer fine sand substrate with some cover in the form of live plants or driftwood. A micropredator in nature, they will readily feed on most protein rich frozen or sinking prepared foods.

Cobalt Blue Stiphodon Goby (Stiphodon semoni)Out Of Stock

Cobalt Blue Stiphodon Goby (Stiphodon semoni)

$13.99

The most colorful of all freshwater gobies in the genus Stiphodon, the Cobalt Blue Goby originates from fast moving rocky streams in West Papua, Indonesia. In the wild, it lives in small groups where individual fish stake out their own territories among the rocks. They feed on algae growth and biofilms in the wild and in the aquarium should be fed algae or vegetable based sinking foods (gel diets are ideal). They require clean, well-oxygenated water with some current and will do best at slightly cooler temperatures than most tropical fish (74-76F).

Red Cheek Goby (Lentipes armatus)Out Of Stock

Red Cheek Goby (Lentipes armatus)

$24.99

The most colorful of all freshwater gobies in the genus Stiphodon, the Cobalt Blue Goby originates from fast moving rocky streams in West Papua, Indonesia. In the wild, it lives in small groups where individual fish stake out their own territories among the rocks. They feed on algae growth and biofilms in the wild and in the aquarium should be fed algae or vegetable based sinking foods (gel diets are ideal). They require clean, well-oxygenated water with some current and will do best at slightly cooler temperatures than most tropical fish (74-76F).

Red Rainbow Sumatran Goby (Stiphodon cf. ornatus)Out Of Stock

Red Rainbow Sumatran Goby (Stiphodon cf. ornatus)

$13.99

One of the more brilliantly colored gobies in the genus Stiphodon, the Red Rainbow or Red Neon Goby originates from fast moving rocky streams throughout the island of Sumatra, Indonesia. In the wild, it lives in small groups where individual fish stake out their own territories among the rocks. They feed on algae growth and biofilms in the wild and in the aquarium should be fed algae or vegetable based sinking foods (gel diets are ideal). They require clean, well-oxygenated water with some current and will do best at slightly cooler temperatures than most tropical fish (74-76F).

Peacock Gudgeon (Tateurndina ocellicauda)Out Of Stock

Peacock Gudgeon (Tateurndina ocellicauda)

$9.99

One of the most beautifully marked of all freshwater gobies, the Peacock Gudgeon originates from rainforest streams in Papua New Guinea but is now commercially bred for the aquarium trade all over the world. In the wild, they are found in loose aggregations in warm, clear water areas of low to moderate current. With their small adult size and peaceful nature, they are a popular species for nano and planted aquariums and will do well under a range of conditions. They will exhibit their best coloration and behavior when kept in groups of 3-5 fish or more and prefer ample cover in the form of plants, driftwood, and other hardscape materials.

Blue Stiphodon Goby (Stiphodon cf. atropurpureus)Out Of Stock

Blue Stiphodon Goby (Stiphodon cf. atropurpureus)

$14.99

The most colorful of all freshwater gobies in the genus Stiphodon, the Neon Blue Stiphodon Goby originates from fast moving rocky streams. In the wild, it lives in small groups where individual fish stake out their own territories among the rocks. They feed on algae growth and biofilms in the wild and in the aquarium should be fed algae or vegetable based sinking foods (gel diets are ideal). They require clean, well-oxygenated water with some current and will do best at slightly cooler temperatures than most tropical fish (74-76F).

Snakehead Gudgeon (Giuris margaritacea)Out Of Stock

Snakehead Gudgeon (Giuris margaritacea)

$149.99

A large, spectacularly colored goby found throughout much of the tropical Indo-Pacific, the Snakehead Gudgeon or Ornate Sleeper Goby is an adaptable species found in brackish to pure freshwater habitats. In the aquarium, they are hardy and undemanding, and will live in groups as long as ample space and cover is provided for each fish to stake out a territory. Generally peaceful towards fish too small to be eaten, but robust enough to hold their own against semiaggressive tankmates, this species makes an impressive addition to a medium to large community aquarium.

Sharptail Goby (Oligolepis acutipennis)Out Of Stock

Sharptail Goby (Oligolepis acutipennis)

$16.99

The Sharptail goby is found in fresh, brackish, and marine waters throughout much of the Indo-Pacific but is rarely seen in the hobby. A medium sized, active fish with attractive markings and elaborate fins, this fish inhabits a wide variety of estuarine and mangrove swamp habitat, but are more often found in fresh or slightly brackish water than full marine conditions. In the aquarium, they adapt to a variety of conditions but if kept in full fresh will do best in moderately hard water. They are peaceful towards most similar-sized tankmates and with each other, although adult males may spar over territory. Our Sharptail Gobies are kept in full freshwater with the addition of a small amount of aquarium salt.