Convict Tangs are originally from the waters of the Indian and Pacific Oceans around the Islands of Tahiti and Fiji. Convict Tangs grow to around 8 inches at full length and should be kept in an aquarium of at least 70 gallons in size to provide these fish with plenty of swimming and living room. Convict Tangs are typically colored white with black stripes alongside the body. Convict Tangs are herbivores and should be fed a steady diet of plenty of sea veggies and algae for best health.
Origin: Indian and Pacific Ocean
Size: Can grow up to 8 inches at full maturity
Feeding: Herbivore, should be fed plenty of vegetable preparations.
Aquarium: Saltwater, can be kept in the reef aquarium with no problems.
Minimum Tank Size: 70 Gallons
Compatibility: Should only be kept with other fish of the same size and temperament.