Blond Naso Tang (Naso elegans)

Common Name: Blond Naso Tang
Scientific Name: Naso elegans
Reef-Safe: Yes
Min. Tank Size: 180 gallons
Captive Care: Intermediate
Temperament: Peaceful
Max. Size: 45 cm (17.5")
Range: Red Sea south to Durban and east through the islands of the western Indian Ocean to southwestern Indonesia to Bali, southern Oman, Maldives
Depth: 5 - 90m (16.4 - 295.3ft)
Diet: Herbivore
Remarks: A relative shy fish. Differs from the its Pacific counterpart N. lituratus by having yellow dorsal fin and dark brown pelvic and anal fins. A very good algae eater.