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Starry Blenny

  • Salarias Blennies should be added to well established aquariums with rock work for perching, hiding and grazing.

  • They can be a bit aggressive and territorial towards their own kind. Known for their vovarious appetite for algae and will graze continuously, if ample algae is not available supplement with algae based foods.

  • Salarias Blennies are often found in rocky reefs and logoons and rubble area.

  • Salarias Blennies like to inhabit empty barnacle shells and mollusk tubes.

  • Most Blennies lack or have very small swim bladders.

  • Be sure to provide an aquarium with a tight fitting lid as Blennies may jump.

  • Starry Blenny can grow to 6".


We recommend a minimum aquarium size of 30 gallons or larger for this species.


Water conditions: Salinity 1.020 - 1.025, Temp (F) 72 - 78, pH 8.1 - 8.4, Alkalinity 8 - 12 dKH

Care Info

Care: Easy

Behavior: Social

Diet: Herbivore, Frozen Food,  Live Food, Flake Food

Habitat: Reef

Light: Medium/High

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