Powder Brown Tang
Scientific Name: Acanthurus japonicus
Reef Compatibility: Yes
Minimum Tank Size: 100 gal
Max Size: 8”
Approximate Purchase Size: 3 to 4 inches
Notes: The Powder Brown Tang is a good example of just how beautiful a tang can be. The color of this fish is a bright light brown with a yellow dorsal fin and caudal peduncle. The face is darker and outlined in white.
It is important that you feed tangs a good variety of live, frozen, and prepared formula foods with emphasis in vegetable and spirulina. Best to feed small amounts several times a day.