Large Blue Hippo Tang 5-6 inches
Great deal on the pre-quarantined Blue Hippo. Lots of personality and eating like a horse!
Genus: Paracanthurus Bleeker, 1863
Species: P. hepatus
Binomial name: Paracanthurus hepatus (Linnaeus, 1766)
Paracanthurus hepatus is a species of Indo-Pacific surgeonfish. A popular fish in marine aquaria, it is the only member of the genus Paracanthurus.A number of common names are attributed to the species, including regal tang, palette surgeonfish, blue tang (leading to confusion with the Atlantic species Acanthurus coeruleus), royal blue tang, hippo tang, blue hippo tang, flagtail surgeonfish, Pacific regal blue tang, and blue surgeonfish.