id needed on tang

Discussion in 'ID Needed' started by robertkukla, 24 May 2010.

  1. robertkukla

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    hi please can someone id this fish

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    Acanthurus Tenneti - AKA the lieutenant (spelling) tang. lovely fish. Did you just get it?
     
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    Wow, very nice Tang.
     
  5. robertkukla

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    yes about a week ago and he is a very shy one this
     
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    he would be if he's new. what other fish do you have? Nobody stressing him? You shouldnt really buy something without actually knowing what it is:whistling: What did they LFS say about it? What it is etc?
     
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    they told me it was a black tang , and i have a program on my phone that tells you what it is but only has black tang and it looked nothing like this
     
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    far from a black tang
     
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    ok, so you bought it anyway? i'm not upbraiding you. Would just like to instill a 'know what your getting into' thing. Too many fish and corals are bought without knowing what they are. If there is doubt you should always check first. Its better you and your potential buys..:thumbup:
     
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    ya its a tennetii awesome fish ,i lost a 7cm guy in transkei:(
     
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