17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Two yellow gobies in a bottle

The Yellow Pygmy Goby can be found on mucky sand floors like the ones that are common in the Lembeh straight. The fish usually lives in pairs and prefers to live good hole-like hiding spots, and nowadays more often under pieces of plastic, in cans or bottles, like these two.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Indonesia
Camera: DC-GH5
Copyright: © Claudia Schmitt