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Blue Tang (Paracanthurus hepatus)

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Blue Tang (Paracanthurus hepatus)

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Blue Tang (Paracanthurus hepatus)
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  Description for Blue Tang (Paracanthurus hepatus)

Description by Hectorapin


Popular fish in marine aquaria, it is the only member of the genus Paracanthurus. Paracanthurus hepatus has a royal blue body, yellow tail, and black 'palette' design. The lower body is yellow in the west-central Indian Ocean