Tiger Goby (Valenciennea wardii)

Common Name: Tiger Goby
Scientific Name: Valenciennea wardii
Reef-Safe: Yes
Min. Tank Size: 30 gallons
Captive Care: Easy
Temperament: Peaceful
Max. Size: 12.7 cm (5")
Range: Indo-Pacific: extremely rare, known from widely scattered localities in the Indian Ocean and western tropical Pacific.
Depth: 5 - 88m (16-289ft)
Diet: Carnivore
Remarks: Found in sandy areas of shallow lagoon reefs. Inhabits coastal bays and inner reefs, usually on deep silty slopes from about 15 meters down. Occurs in pairs.