convict tang for sale


Care Level: Moderate, needs slow acclimation, appropriate tank mates and proper foods.

Size: 7 to 14 inches

Lifespan: 10 years or longer

Water Parameters : pH 8.1 – 8.4,

Temperature : 74°F – 82°F (24°C – 28°C),

Specific Gravity : 1.021 – 1.025,

Carbonate Hardness (dKH) : 8 – 12°

Origin /Habitat: the West Indian Ocean, the Red Sea, Persian Gulf,

the Maldives and spotted in several other locales

Temperament /Behavior: They may be aggressive with other tangs in smaller tanks,

especially other similarly shaped tangs like the yellow tang. Might be ok in multiples in

very large tanks.

Breeding: Very difficult to breed in captivity.

Aquarium Size: 100 gallons (380 liters) minimum and would do better in larger tanks.

They need lots of swimming space.