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Acanthurus

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Whitecheek Tang
(Acanthurus nigricans)
Starting at $59.99
The Whitecheek Tang, also known as the Gold-rimmed Surgeonfish or Whitecheek Surgeonfish, has a black to purplish-blue body with a small white mark on the cheek between the mouth and eyes. The pectoral, anal, and dorsal fins are dark blue with blue highlights at the tip. The tail is blue with a…
Blue Caribbean Tang
(Acanthurus coeruleus)
Starting at $89.99
The Blue Caribbean Tang, also known as the Atlantic Blue Tang, Blue Tang Surgeonfish, and simply the Blue Tang, has an oval body with bold markings that change as the fish matures from juvenile to adult. A juvenile is bright yellow with two blue bands at the eyes, and additional blue markings at the…
Clown Tang
(Acanthurus lineatus)
Starting at $39.99
The Clown Tang, also known as the Clown Surgeonfish, Lined Surgeonfish, or Blue-banded Surgeonfish, has horizontal blue striping on a bright yellow to orange background. It also has large peduncle spines.A 250 gallon or larger aquarium is necessary to provide plenty of swimming room. It requires…
Lavender Tang
(Acanthurus nigrofuscus)
Starting at $44.99
The Lavender Tang, also known as the Spot-Cheeked Surgeonfish, travels in large schools on the reefs of the Central Pacific. This beautiful fish is colored in tones of lavender and tan, and has multiple orange spots on the face. The orange spots give away to many small black spots covering the rest…
Blue Tang
(Paracanthurus hepatus)
Starting at $41.99
New to the hobby? Blue Tangs are best cared for in aquariums at least 6' in length by experienced marine (saltwater) aquarists. If you're a beginner, we recommend a similar-looking fish such as the Marine (Saltwater) Yellowtail Damselfish or Freshwater Boesemani Rainbow.The Blue Tang boasts a…
Orangeshoulder Tang
(Acanthurus olivaceus)
Starting at $39.99
The Orangeshoulder Tang is also known as the Orange-epaulette Surgeonfish, Orangespot Surgeonfish, Orangeband Surgeonfish, and Orangeshoulder Surgeonfish. As a juvenile, it is solid yellow, with just the slightest hint of blue fringing on the anal and dorsal fins. As an adult, the front half of the…
Fowleri Tang
(Acanthurus fowleri)
Starting at $199.99
The Fowleri Tang, also known as the Blackspine Surgeonfish, is one of the more beautiful tropical Tangs. A blue head with characteristic arcing lines behind the eye sets this species apart from other tangs. A brown body, yellow dorsal fin, and white lyre accent on the tail also make this specimen a…
White Face Tang
(Acanthurus leucocheilus)
Starting at $119.99
The White Face Tang, also known as the Palelipped Surgeonfish, is one of the more aggressive tangs in the hobby. It has a blackish-brown body with a white band across its chest and a mouth ringed with bluish-white.In its natural habitat, the White Face Tang is generally found near drop-offs in clear…
Mimic Lemon Peel Tang
(Acanthurus pyroferus)
Starting at $49.99
…a juvenile. It has blue highlights around the eyes and gill covers, mimicking the Lemonpeel Angelfish (Centropyge flavissimus). (Many of the Acanthurus sp. mimic angelfish.) When mature, the body color darkens towards tan with red highlights forming around the eyes and pectoral fins. The dorsal,…
Convict Tang
(Acanthurus triostegus)
Starting at $39.99
The Convict Tang, also known as the Convict Surgeonfish, has a stunning white to silver body highlighted by six vertical black bars. The peduncle spines (near the tail) are rather small compared to that of other Tangs. A great addition to the reef or fish only aquarium.It requires a large area in…
Achilles Tang
(Acanthurus achilles)
Starting at $219.99
The Achilles Tang, also known as the Red-tailed Surgeon, or Achilles Surgeonfish, is very dark brown to purple. It has bright highlights of white and orange around the dorsal, caudal, and anal fins. A white marking is also present on the gill covers and a striking orange teardrop is found near the…
Black Spot Tang
(Acanthurus bariene)
Starting at $79.99
The Black Spot Tang, also known as the Black Spot Surgeonfish, is a hard-to-find gem for advanced aquarists. While juveniles may not feature standout coloration, with maturity and proper care, this fish develops beautiful orange accent markings against deep blues, blacks, and browns. In its natural…
Powder Blue Tang
(Acanthurus leucosternon)
Starting at $59.99
The Powder Blue Tang, also known as the Powder Blue Surgeonfish, has an oval body shape with extremely colorful, bold markings. It is prized for its vivid colors and bold markings, with several varying shades of blue accented by yellow and white. Bright yellow highlights the dorsal and pectoral…
Powder Brown Tang
(Acanthurus japonicus)
Starting at $69.99
The Powder Brown Tang, also known as the Powder Brown Surgeonfish, Japan Surgeonfish, and White-faced Surgeonfish, has a brown body with a white mark on the cheek between the mouth and eyes. The pectoral, anal, and dorsal fins are dark brown with light blue highlights at the tip. The dorsal fin also…
Lieutenant Tang
(Acanthurus tennenti)
Starting at $59.99
The Lieutenant Tang is from the reefs of the Maldives Islands and is mostly tan in color with darker lines outlining the body of the fish. The scapulae is circled in a brilliant blue as well as the outline of the anal fin. The tail in time, will take on a forked appearance as the trailers grow. A…
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