Garfish - Belone Belone

Common Goby

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Species Compatibility

Large Wrasse

Suitable DisplayRay Tank
Reef Tank
Ocean Tank


Usually has a deep green, blue back with silver sides and belly.
Has a long needle like mouth whish is full of sharp teeth.
Long thin body which can reach up to 1 m in length.


Garfish are pelagic spending winter offshore and coming into shallow waters during summer.

Species fact

Is a migratory species, normally arriving in the UK from April to November.
Garfish have a green skeleton.
Spawn during May and June in sea grass beds.