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Hi.New to the forum.Can anyone identify the fish on the attached photo.It was included in the clean up crew I received with my new tank.Was told it is a Goby.

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from where did you receive your clean up crew?
 
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Ok, after looking more closely, it could be a blenny and what Riaan is trying to ask/say is that it could be a local species. Parablennius pilicornis, from around George to Richards bay.
 
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I got it from a pet store in Johannesburg.It is currently around 10-10 cm long and quite energetic.Thought it may be a Leopard spotted Goby. But really have no idea.
 

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looks like it can take out your clean up crew..
 
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Thanks Zippy.Does look menacing.Will have to do roll call each morning with the clean up crew.
 

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if you just starting out, i would return that fish as its not a clean up crew item and will land up eating your crabs and snails etc
 
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