Archamia bleekeriis commonly referred to as Gon's cardinalfish. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Archamia bleekeri is a nctural cardinalfish that inhabits coastal mangrove areas, and shipwrecks in deeper water muddy bottoms in a depth range of 10 - 30 meters.
This species is found in coastal, mangrove zones and thought to enter rivers, but also found with shipwrecks in deeper water laying on muddy substrates; also on reefs, over sandy and muddy bottoms in silty conditions.
It forms aggregations that hover above rocky outcrops.