Wide-barred Shrimp Goby Information
The Wide-barred Shrimp Goby originates within the rubble zones of Indo Pacific, and is often found together with the pistol shrimp. The species has an elongated shape, and is decorated with brown bars, the fins flecked in blue and brown. They are a quiet species that live in tiny caves, which they usually do not move far from. They may also develop a symbiotic relationship pistol shrimp.
This Wide-barred Shrimp Goby should be kept in a larger or 10-gallon aquarium that has a sand-covered bottom, to create burrows. It likes having peaceful tankmates and lots of hiding spots. If you are planning to incorporate them into smaller groups or pairs, they require an introduction to the aquarium at the same time.
Diet of the Wide-barred Shrimp Goby
The diet of the Wide-barred Shrimp should consist of a selection of frozen or fresh cut seafood, brine, or mysis shrimp. The fish should be fed every day.