Yellow Watchman Goby - Cryptocentrus cinctus

Yellow Watchman Goby - Cryptocentrus cinctus

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Please note - All our marine livestock can only be kept in saltwater aquariums, not freshwater aquariums.
May come as male or female

Scientific Name:
Cryptocentrus cinctus

Please note – The image used above is for illustration purposes only; Size, colour and sex may vary. Many of our livestock species are sold as juveniles and have not yet reached their full size and colour potential. If you have any concerns about the size or colour of the livestock you wish to order, please contact our livestock team via our support centre before placing your order. Due to the large quantities of livestock orders daily, the livestock team will are unable to select fish / shrimp to meet specific gender or aesthetic needs.

How easy are they to care for?
Easy – beginner. These fish vary greatly in appearance, ranging from brilliant yellow to gray and even brown forms or combinations of each colouring.

How large can they grow?

Where in the world are they from?
Western Pacific

What is the ideal number to keep together?
1 per tank unless 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 mix of mysis, brine, copepods krill and fish/lobster eggs. Dried foods can be offered and will be accepted in time.

How compatible are they with other fish?
They will form symbiotic relationships with pistol shrimp; can be kept with other peaceful species. 

Can they be bred in captivity?
Unlikely to breed in captivity

Are they reef safe?