Powder Brown Surgeonfish are originally from the waters of the Western Pacific. Powder Brown Surgeonfish grow to around 8 inches at full length and should be kept in an aquarium of at least 75 gallons in size to provide plenty of swimming and living room for them. Powder Brown Surgeonfish are peaceful members of the aquarium, and should not be kept with more aggressive species that may attack or bully it. Powder Brown Surgeonfish are herbivores and should be fed a steady diet of plenty of pellet and flake foods along with vegetables. These fish are a bit difficult to care for, and should only be kept by the experienced aquarium owner.
Origin: Pacific Ocean
Size: Can grow to 8 inches across
Aquarium: Saltwater, can be kept in a reef aquarium.
Minimum Tank Size: 75 Gallons
Compatibility: Can be kept in a community aquarium with caution.