Black and White Bandit Angelfish Profile
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Black and White Bandit Angelfish Profile

The Black & White Bandit Angelfish (Holacanthus arcuatus) is a beautiful fish which is found in the deeper waters outside of the reef in most locations. It is difficult to decompress…

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Orange Shoulder Tang (Orangeband Surgeonfish)
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Orange Shoulder Tang (Orangeband Surgeonfish)

The distinctive looking orange shoulder tang is an often overlooked fish. It is a very beautiful fish to have in an aquarium. It can be a good fish for a large community…

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Striped Squirrelfish (Hawaiian Squirrelfish)
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Striped Squirrelfish (Hawaiian Squirrelfish)

A nocturnal schooling fish, striped squirrelfish are an interesting looking, brilliantly colored fish that can be a peaceful addition to your saltwater aquarium. They have characteristic large eyes…

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Saltwater Tang/Surgeonfish Photos
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Saltwater Tang/Surgeonfish Photos

Sohal Tang (Acanthurus sohal)  Sohal Tang (Acanthurus sohal). Deb & Stan Hauter The Sohal Tang (Acanthurus sohal) is also known as the Sohal Surgeonfish and Red Sea Clown…

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Sally Lightfoot Crab Facts and Information
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Sally Lightfoot Crab Facts and Information

The Sally Lightfoot Crab has long been used as a “tank janitor” to help clean the substrate and rocks in saltwater aquariums. As an omnivore, the Sally Lightfoot is the…

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Facts, Information and Photos of the Black Triggerfish
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Facts, Information and Photos of the Black Triggerfish

Melichthys niger (Bloch, 1786). This species appears in Pacific books under various names including M. buniva (Lacepede, 1803), and M. radula (Solander, 1848). In the western tropical Atlantic…

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Lemonpeel Angelfish
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Lemonpeel Angelfish

The lemonpeel angelfish is one of the most gorgeous dwarf angelfish that you may find in a saltwater aquarium. With its beautifully composed color combination, it draws attention to…

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Yellowtail Coris Wrasse Fish
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Yellowtail Coris Wrasse Fish

The Yellowtail Coris Wrasse and Red Coris Wrasse are the same species, which begs the question “which color is this fish: yellow or red?” In fact, the answer…

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All About Saltwater Wrasses for Aquarium Hobbyists
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All About Saltwater Wrasses for Aquarium Hobbyists

Saltwater wrasses are some of the most interesting and vibrantly colored fish in the ocean. They can be found in any number of color combinations and can add…

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Red Saddleback or Fire Clownfish (Amphiprion ephippium) Profile
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Red Saddleback or Fire Clownfish (Amphiprion ephippium) Profile

Scientific Name Amphiprion ephippium. Description The Fire Clownfish is the only Clownfish which does not have striping as an adult. In the juvenile stage, this fish has a…

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