Freckled Face Tang (Acanthurus maculiceps)

Common Name: Freckled Face Tang
Scientific Name: Acanthurus maculiceps
Reef-Safe: Yes
Min. Tank Size: 225 gallons
Captive Care: Intermediate
Temperament: Peaceful
Max. Size: 40 cm (15.5")
Range: Maldive Islands to the Line Islands and Samoa Islands, ester Pacific from the Great Barrier Reef and Solomon Islands north to the Ryukyu Islands
Depth: 1 - 30m
Diet: Herbivore
Remarks: A relatively peaceful species that should only be kept in very large aquariums.