Black Shoulder Tangs are originally from the waters of the Pacific Ocean, more specifically around the islands of Fiji. Black Shoulder Tangs grow to around 14 inches at full length and should be kept in an aquarium of at least 125 gallons in size to provide plenty of swimming and living room for them. Black Shoulder Tangs are herbivores, and should be fed a diet with plenty of vegetables and herbivore preparations for best health. Black Shoulder Tangs are peaceful members of the aquarium, and should not be kept with more aggressive species that may attack or harm it.
Size: Can grow to 14 inches across
Aquarium: Saltwater, can be kept in a reef aquarium.
Minimum Tank Size: 125 Gallons
Compatibility: Can be kept in a community aquarium with caution.