Best deal!

Purchase $99 or more in qualifying Marine Life and get FREE shipping!

Use coupon code: freefedex

Hurry, ends in ...

New orders only. May not be combined with other coupons or store credit.
My Account
See Reviews at is an Upfront Merchant on TheFind. Click for info.
Mimic Eibli Tang
Acanthurus tristis
52 Reef Rewards Points
will be rewarded to you when you buy this item.
Price Elsewhere: $59.99
Saltwaterfish: $52.49
Savings: $7.50
On All Marine Life
Orders Over $199.99
And $99.99 In Florida
Tank Stats
Size: 2.5-3 inches
Care Level: Easy
Temperament: Peaceful
Reef Safe: Yes
Diet: Herbivore
Origin: Indian Ocean
Acclimation Time: 3+ hours
Coral Safe: Yes
Invertebrate Safe: Yes
Minimum Tank Size: 70 gallons

The Mimic Eibli Tang is a good choice for the home aquarium. They go through an interesting color change from juvenile to adult and are favored because they don't get as large as many others in the same family. They are moderately easy to care for as long as they are provided with a good environment and their nutritional needs are met.All tangs need an aquarium with plenty of aeration, a strong current will help to provide good oxygenation. Provide plenty of space, especially for adult fish, along with lots of rocks/ corals with crevices for retreating and for sleeping. This environment will also lend itself to algae growth which tangs enjoy grazing on, making them a valuable addition to a reef environment. A proper diet for this fish will consist of herbivore preparations, spirulina, enriched mysid and brine, pellets and flakes. The use of Vitamin C may help prevent HLLE. Use quarantine and hyposalinity. Use copper with caution as it may damage microfauna in their GI tract.

Keyhole Angelfish (A)
Bubble Coral - Pearl G...
ORA Hammer Coral
Lettuce Nudibranch - B...
Rusty Angelfish (A)
Blue - Green Sympodium...
Brain Coral - Moon LAR...
Pencil Urchin