Chinese Zebra Goby or ptereleotris Chinese Bull or ptereleotris zebra (Pogonoculius zebra Fowler) – Pretty attractive their appearance fishes of the family Ptereleotrisovyh (Ptereleotridae). One of the jewels of our aquarium. Ptereleotris zebra has rather elongated body. Characterized by a rather bright contrasting colors: green body color, with gray-green and blue edges. On the sides there are pink vertical stripes. Under the eyes of a bull has a black band. According to Vera Want, who has experience with these questions.
Dorsal fin with a black border. Long pelvic fins are shifted forward, under the breast, their foundation strong close. The pectoral fins are nearly transparent, colored, they are not increased, as the majority of goby. Inhabiting reef species ptereleotrisovyh. Prevalent in tropical and subtropical waters. It is basically a marine fish, but there are freshwater species.
Inhabit the coastal waters, mostly around coral reefs. Feed variety of invertebrates, mostly floating in the water column. Small head has a rather large mouth and large eyes. Two dorsal fins. Front, spiny, narrow, but often with very high first light, form a sort of pen. It is through this "pen" ptereleotrisovye got its name. Long pelvic fins are shifted forward, under the breast, their foundation strong close. The pectoral fins are nearly transparent, colored, they are not increased, as the majority of goby. Distinguish them from above in their environment is extremely difficult, that saves them from predators. These gobies are usually live in open water. With the threat of rapidly flowing off or seeking shelter. Chinese Gobies quite peaceful towards other fish, but can be aggressive towards members of their species. They are best kept in pairs or small groups of its kind. Maximum length, which can reach Ptereleotris Zebra – 12 centimeters, the aquarium is usually less. Range: Fiji, Indo-Pacific content in Alushta aquarium: Feed the calf can be frozen and dry fodder seafood. The aquarium should be kept tightly closed lid, as the fish frightened, can jump out of it. It is desirable to provide a sandy bottom aquarium, plants and corals. Favorable temperature is 22 C – 28 C, pH 8.1-8.4.