Orange Shoulder Tangs are also commonly called the Orange Shoulder Surgeonfish and come from the waters of the Central and Western Pacific Ocean. Orange Shoulder Tangs can grow to around 6 inches at full length and should be kept in an aquarium of at least 55 gallons in size to provide them with plenty of swimming and living room. Orange Shoulder Tangs are herbivores and should be fed plenty of pellet, flake, and other herbivore preparations for best health.
Origin: Central and Western Pacific
Size: Can grow up to 6 inches at full maturity
Feeding: Herbivore, should be fed plenty of vegetable preparations for best health.
Aquarium: Saltwater, can be kept in the reef aquarium with little problem.
Minimum Tank Size: 55 Gallons
Compatibility: Can be kept with other peaceful fish in a community aquarium.