Violet goby

Violet gobies are found all along the Atlantic coast from Georgia in the United States of America, to northern Brazil.

The Violet goby lives in the demersal, amphidromous, freshwater, brackish, marine environment.

The violet goby, Gobioides broussonnetii, is a member of the family Gobiidae of the order Perciformes. It is native to brackish waters near the Atlantic coast of North and South America. Its commercial trade name is Dragon Goby or Dragon Fish. More

I foolishly put my young Violet Goby in my tank (55Gl) with my 3 GSP. there is plenty of places to hide and have lived seemingly peaceful for the last two weeks today however, in a course of 12 hours the goby's fins are almost gone. More

The dragon fish or also know as the violet goby fish prefers what degree in water? Read answer... More

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A Violet Goby can grow over a foot in length so getting a fairly big aquarium is a must so that your Violet Goby will have sufficient space to swim around. More

I have a Violet Goby and I would like to know what are their tankmates? I keep him in brackish water and I have a 20 gallon tank. I am getting a 55-100 gallon around Christmas. I have no other fish in there with him. He is about 4-5 inches long. More

Peruvian Goby, or Violet Goby is a brackish water to fresh water fish from South and Central America. The prehistoric Dragon Goby has a long slender body much like an eel with purplish lavender body color. More

Also known as: Violet Goby or Dragon Eel Origin: The Americas, from North Carolina to Brazil Latin Name: Gobioides broussoneti Temperature: 68 - 77 More

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Sort by: Violet Goby: Prehistoric Looking EelThe Violet Goby is colorful and it looks like a large eel. By Shannon Frye | Published 10/16/2007Yellow Watchman Goby - A Most Entertaining FishThe yellow watchman goby is a very entertaining fish. More

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Dragon Goby, Dragon Fish, Violet Goby, Dragon Eel Image gallery: Additional species photographs Discuss: Badmans' Forum Distribution North America, Western Atlantic: Charleston, South Carolina More

Common names

Aimoré in Portuguese (Português)
Amboré in Portuguese (Português)
Amoré in Portuguese (Português)
Amoréia in Portuguese (Português)
Babosa in Portuguese (Português)
Cobra in Portuguese (Português)
Congrio in Spanish (español)
Cundunda in Portuguese (Português)
Dragekutling in Danish (dansk)
Emboré in Portuguese (Português)
Esmeralda De Río in Spanish (español)
Gobio violeta in Spanish (español)
Lamprea in Spanish (español)
Lila Aalgrundel in German (Deutsch)
Maiuíra in Portuguese (Português)
Maiulira in Portuguese (Português)
Maria-da-toca in Portuguese (Português)
Morongo in Portuguese (Português)
Muçurango in Portuguese (Português)
Taissica-pintada in Portuguese (Português)
Violet goby in English
勃氏似鰕虎魚 in Mandarin Chinese
勃氏似鰕虎鱼 in Mandarin Chinese

Order : Perciformes
Family : Gobiidae
Genus : Gobioides
Species : Gobioides broussonnetii
Authority : Lacep