Spotted Blenny (Blenniella chrysospilos)
Family: Blenniidae (Blennies)
Natural Range: Indian and Pacific Oceans
Depth: 3 to 20 ft. Size: 4 in. Jumps: Yes Space: 30+ gal.
Reef Safe: Yes Care Level: Easy Temperament: Peaceful
Natural History: The Spotted Blenny is found on coastal reef flats where algae growth is high. It hides in holes in rock and rubble at any sign of danger, and at night.
Husbandry: Only one Spotted Blenny should be housed per tank. They should be housed with peaceful tankmates. A growth of filamentous algae provides an excellent food source for this species. It is reported to possibly nip at stony corals and clam mantles.
AKA: Orange-spotted Blenny, Orange Spot Blenny
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