Common Name: Lieutenant Tang
Scientific Name: Acanthurus tennenti
Min. Tank Size: 200 gallons
Captive Care: Intermediate
Max. Size: 31 cm (12")
Range: Indonesia, Maldives, Seychelles, Mauritius, East Coast of Africa to Sri Lanka, Lesser Sudan Islands of southern Indonesia
Depth: 1 - 25m (3.3 - 82ft)
Remarks: A peaceful species but can be aggressive to other tangs. Can grow large really fast and should only be kept in very large aquariums. Supply nori seaweed to help keep it healthy and stay resistant to diseases.