Blue Tang – (100+ gallon tank)

 

Scientific Name
Genus Acanthurus caeruleus

 

Minimum Tank Size
150 gallons

 

Max Size
9 inches (23 cm)

 

Care Level
moderate

 

Diet
omnivore: primarily algae, occasional small marine invertebrates, small frozen foods, flake or pellets

 

Reef Safe?
yes

 

Temperament
peaceful to semi-territorial

 

Tank Mates
medium to large peaceful to semi-territorial fish

 

Avoid
small territorial fish