3 Spined Sicklebacks - Gasterosteus
15 Spined Stickleback
Suitable DisplayShoreline Tank
With Artificial eel
grass we make and supply
Usually has a greenie, brown back with silver sides.
It is a small, beautifully streamlined, torpedo shaped fish, with a broad tail fin. Can grow up to 8 cm in length.
Found in harbours, estuaries, where fresh water meets the sea.
Normally found over weedy, rocky grounds around pier pillars.
During the spawning season, males develop a metallic sheen and a prominent bright orange or red colour on the front part of the male’s underside.