Fire Goby - Nemateleotris magnifica

Fire Goby - Nemateleotris magnifica

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Please note - All our marine livestock can only be kept in saltwater aquariums, not freshwater aquariums.

Scientific Name: 
Nemateleotris magnifica

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How easy are they to care for?
Easy, require a tank of at least 100 litres.

How large can they grow?

Where in the world are they from?
Africa, Coral Sea, Maldives, Philippines - West Indian Ocean.

What is the ideal number to keep together?
Best to keep one per tank or a mated pair.

What water conditions do they require?
SG: 1.020-1.025, pH: 8.1-8.4
23-27 deg C (73-81 deg F)

What should you feed them?
A good mix of mysis, brine, copepods krill and fish/lobster eggs. Dried foods can be offered and will be accepted in time. Feed small amounts several times a day.

How compatible are they with other fish?
Should be kept with other peaceful inhabitants, avoid aggressive and rowdy tank mates.

Can they be bred in captivity?

Are they reef safe?