The Blonde Naso Tang, also known as the blonde lipstick tang or Orange-spine Unicornfish, darkens with maturity. It is a is a friendly and familiar addition to a peaceful community aquarium, reef, or fish only system. The tail takes on a lyre shape and two yellow patches appear at the peduncle spines near the tail. A thin, black mask forms between the eyes and mouth, and the lips develop a yellow color. The Blonde Naso Tang can grow to be about 15″ and requires a tank no less than 130 gallons as a fully matured adult.
Care Level: Moderate
Temperament: Semi- Aggressive
Water Condition: 72-78° F, dKH 8-12, pH 8.1-8.4, sg 1.020-1.025
Max Size: 1’6″
Minimum Tank Size: 130 gallons
Before purchasing your very own tang fish for sale, be sure to read Salt Water Fish Shop’s tang fish care sheet to ensure proper care and proper tang fish care for your new tang fish.
Below you will find detailed information on tang fish care provided by our biologist including the following:
Tang fish for sale have blade-like fins near their tailfins that they use when they quibble with each other, hence the alternative name, ‘surgeonfish’.