Care Level: Easy
Reef Compatible: Yes
Max. Size: 5 inches
Minimum Tank Size: 30 gallons
Approximate Purchase Size: 2 to 3 inches
Notes: The Forktail Blenny or Lyretail Fang Blenny or Yellowtail Fang Blenny makes a great addition to a reef aquarium. It is a beautiful blue and yellow fish with a sweeping tail that gives it it's name.
To be successful with the Forktail Blenny it requires an established 30 gallon or larger aquarium with plenty of live rock and a sandy substrate, this fish is considered to be venomous, so care must be taken when you have your hands in the aquarium as it will deliver a painful bite.
The Forktail Blenny should be fed prepared foods or meaty foods and should take readily to them.
Due to variations within species, your item may not look identical to the image provided.