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Mandarin Dragonet

Synchiropus splendidus

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Scientific Name: Synchiropus splendidus
Common Names: Mandarin goby, Mandarin dragonet
Maximum Length: 2.5 inches (6.25 cm)
Minimum Aquarium Size: 30 gallons (113.56 liters)
Aquarium Suitability: Intermediate
Diet: Carnivore (Requires a live food source of copepods and amphipods or a prepared diet specifically designed for the species.)
Reef Safe: Yes
Temperament: Peaceful
Captive Care: The Mandarin Goby is a colorful addition to any tank. Its amazing colored and uniquely-patterned scales make it a lively and captivating sight. With high care requirements for food, including a live food source of copepods and amphipods, it may not be suitable for novice aquarists. However, providing the right environment this beautiful fish is a rewarding and unique addition to any aquarium.

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Male, Female




Red, Green