Ruby Red Scooter Blenny "Synchiropus ocellatus"

Care Level

High

Temperament

Peaceful

Reef Compatible

Yes

Plant Safe

No

Max Size

2" - 5"

Minimum Size

20 gallon

Color

Blue, Red, White

Diet

Carnivore

Water Conditions

Basic (8.2-8.5 pH), Salinity (1.02-1.025 specific gravity), High Water Hardness (10-15 dGH), 72-80 degrees Fahrenheit

General: The Scooter Blenny (Synchiropus ocellatus) is a dragonet from the rocky reefs of southern Japan. The Scooter Blenny should only be added to a cycled aquarium, as they are not likely to thrive without a substantial source of food that usually develops inside saltwater aquariums, with time.

Aquarium Diet (Carnivore): Copepods, Mysis Shrimp, Brine Shrimp, Baby Brine Shrimp, Minced Clam, Minced Krill, Minced Squid