Care Level: Easy
Reef Compatible: Yes
Max. Size: 3 inches
Minimum Tank Size: 10 gallons
Approximate Purchase Size: 1 to 2 inches
The Tailspot Blenny or Tail-spot Combtooth-Blenny makes a great addition to a reef aquarium. It is a coppery-colored fish with a distinct blackish spot at the base of the tail. It has some vibrant colors below the eye which can be made bright pink if threatened.
To be successful with the Tailspot Blenny requires an established 10 gallon or larger aquarium with plenty of live rock and a sandy substrate, it is a herbivore and needs a diet of vegetable matter, they will also help to control algae growing in the aquarium. Due to variations within species, your item may not look identical to the image provided.