Highfin blenny

Species information for the Highfin blenny, in the Blennys category.

  1. FAMILY - Blenniidae

    SCIENTIFIC NAME - Atrosalarias Fuscus

    COMMON NAME - Highfin Blenny

    SIZE - 5.7" (14.5 cm)

    RANGE - Indo Pacific

    MIN. AQUARIUM SIZE - 55 US Gal. (208 L)

    FOODS AND FEEDING - Varied vegetable diet, frozen and dried foods with marine algae, spirulina. Crop of microagae growing in the tank is a plus.

    AQUARIUM SUITABILITY - 6

    REEF COMPATIBILITY - May eat small polyped stony coral.

    CAPTIVE CARE - Keep in well established system with active micro algae growth, not compatible with predatory tankmates. Keep one per tank unless a proven pair.

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    Last edited by a moderator: Nov 27, 2013
    jhnrb, Jan 9, 2009
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