Achilles tang Tang Fish - Acanthurus achille
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The Achilles Tang Fish ( Acanthurus achille ) has dark purple body with white on the gill plates and orangle trim at the base of the dorsal and anal fins and orange and white on the tail. It also has a distinctive orange oval shape that tapers shaperly twoards the tail.

Fish Profile
 From: Hawaii
 Maintenance Level: Expert-Only
 Disposition: Semi-Aggressive
 Good With Corals: Yes
 Color: Purple, Tan, Orange, Blue
 Max Size: 8.5"
 Diet: Herbivore
 Food Types:  LRS Premium  Seaweed,  LRS Herbivore  Frenzy, Reef Nutrition Brine  Shrimp &  Mysis 
 Water Temp:  72°-78°
 pH:  8.1-8.4
 Specific Gravity: 1.020 -1.025
 dKH: 8-12

The Achilles tang is also known as the Red-Tailed Surgeon. They are herbivores and are require veggies in their diet, such as algae and seaweed based foods several times a week.
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Approximate Purchase Size: Small: 1 1/2" to 2 1/2”; Medium 3" - 4"; Large: 5" to 6", X-Large 7" to 8" 

Recommended Aquarium Size
180 Gallons Or Larger

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Achilles Tang Fish - Acanthurus achille

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