Biota Captive-Bred Ring Eyed Goby Information
Ring Eyed Goby is a beautiful little goby with vibrant red coloring guaranteed to bring a stunning visual appeal to your nano aquarium. As its name suggests, this Ring Eyed Goby sports an adorable bespectacled face with turned eyes. When in the wild Ring Eyed Gobies inhabit coastal and outer reef slopes and cling to the top of caves or ledges. So, you shouldn’t be shocked to see the Ring Eyed Goby in gravity-defying places within your aquarium’s reef landscape or even on your glass aquarium. Its natural habitat stretches across the Western Pacific Ocean ranging from Sulawesi to Tonga north, all the way up to the Marshall Islands; south to New Caledonia, and into the Great Barrier Reef.
The ideal setup for the Ring Eyed Goby should be an established 10 gallon or greater marine aquarium with an aquascape that is adorned with live rock, as well as many areas for hiding and overhangs. It is believed that the Ring Eyed Goby is a calm fish that doesn’t show any aggression toward other fish, except occasionally towards fish belonging to its particular species. A number of individuals can be housed in larger aquariums, however, make sure you keep this Ring Eyed Goby with fish with a calm temperament. Avoid keeping it with aggressive fish.
Biota Captive-Bred Ring Eyed Goby Diet
Diet of Goby should consist of a wide variety of meaty and plant matter, including mysis shrimp, various frozen meaty items which are soaked in a vitamin supplement, and phyto and zooplankton-rich foods as well as flake food. To recreate the best possible natural environment for feeding, place the food into the water outlet of a pump or wavemaker to ensure it is dispersed into the column of water. It is recommended that the Ring Eyed Goby should be fed several small meals throughout the day.