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I am looking to get a blue spotted toby anyone got one or know any thing about one?. I also want a tang Is there any tang sutiable for a 63 gallon tank ? Any suggestions for a 63 gallon tank would be appricatied.
 

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There was a thread on what minimum size tank for a list of most species of tangs a few weeks ago on here. Do a search on "tang tank size" and should be able to find it. The scopas tang can go in a smaller tank. Live aquaria also lists minimum tank size as well. Not sure about the blue spotted toby.
 

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I found the thread. This was originally posted by tcamos.

Tangs are medium to large, active fish that need plenty of space. On the question of tank sizes, we defer to Scott W. Michael, who recommends the following minimum sizes in Marine Fishes, 500+ Essential-To-Know Aquarium Species, Microcosm Ltd., 1999:
  • Acanthurus achilles, Achilles Surgeonfish, 100 gal (380l).
  • Acanthurus coeruleus, Atlantic Blue Tang, 75 gal (285l).
  • Acanthurus japonicus, Powder Brown Tang, 75 gal (285l).
  • Acanthurus leucosternon, Powder Blue Tang, 100 gal (380l).
  • Acanthurus lineatus, Lined or Clown Surgeonfish, 180 gal (680l).
  • Acanthurus nigricans, Whitecheek Surgeonfish, 75 gal (285l).
  • Acanthurus olivaceus, Orangeshoulder Surgeonfish, 135 gal (510l).
  • Acanthurus pyroferus, Mimic Surgeonfish, 75 gal (285l).
  • Acanthurus sohal, Sohal Surgeonfish, 180 gal (680l).
  • Acanthurus tristegus, Convict Surgeonfish, 75 gal (285l).
  • Acanthurus tristis, Indian Mimic Surgeonfish, 75 gal (285l).
  • Ctenochaetus hawaiiensis, Chevron Tang, 100 gal (380l).
  • Ctenochaetus strigosus, Kole's Tang, 75 gal (285l).
  • Naso brevirostris, Spotted Unicornfish, 180 gal (685l).
  • Naso lituratus, Orangespine Unicornfish or Naso Tang, 135 gal (510l).
  • Naso unicornis, Bluespine Unicornfish, 200 gal (760l).
  • Paracanthurus hepatus, Pacific Blue Tang, 100 gal (380l).
  • Zebrasoma desjardinii, Indian Ocean or Red Sea Sailfin Tang, 135 gal (510l).
  • Zebrasoma flavescens, Yellow Tang, 75 gal (285l).
  • Zebrasoma scopas, Brown Tang, 75 gal (285l).
  • Zebrasoma veliferum, Sailfin Tang, 135 gal (510l).
  • Zebrasoma xanthurum, Purple Tang, 100 gal (380l).
The above sizes assume a standard rectangular shape with plenty of open swimming space. If your tank is full to the brim with coral, your tang won't be happy. Tanks 125G or larger are assumed to be at least six feet long (approx. two meters). Where possible, choose longer rather than deeper shapes. While smaller species may be OK in a four foot tank, they will probably do better in a five foot or longer tank.
 
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