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Rhinogobius Candidianus

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$34.99 - $34.99
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Style: 1 Pair (5-6 cm)

Rhinogobius Candidianus


The Rhinogobius Candidianus, sometimes referred to as the White-cheeked Goby, is a fascinating freshwater fish known for its distinct coloration and intriguing behavior. Native to East Asia, especially in fast-flowing streams, this goby showcases a combination of vibrant colors and playful antics that make it a favorite among hobbyists.


  • Distinctive and vibrant coloration
  • Naturally found in fast-flowing streams
  • Playful and active behavior
  • Attractive addition to biotope aquariums

How to Keep:

These gobies are best suited for aquariums that mimic their natural habitat. This means a well-oxygenated tank with plenty of rocks and hiding spaces. A sandy substrate is beneficial, allowing them to display their natural digging behaviors. They appreciate strong water flow, replicating the swift streams of their native environment.


  • Temperature: 20 - 26 °C
  • pH Level: 6.5 - 7.5
  • TDS: 100-200 ppm
  • GH: 6-12
  • KH: 3-8
  • Lifespan: Up to 4 years
  • Size: 4 - 6 cm
  • Diet: Carnivore
  • Behavior: Generally peaceful but can be territorial
  • Breeding: Moderate difficulty