Whitecheek tang

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  1. Aurora

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    Does anyone have info on whitecheek tang?

    Temperament, hardiness, life span?

    Are the any lfs in jhb that has any?
     
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  3. michael07

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    I have 1 they are awesome fish. Great personality and get alone great with other fish.
    Just be careful for whitespots in beginning otherwise a realy great fish too have.
     
  4. Aurora

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    cool thanks michael

    Will try and find one.
     
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    what is the most dificult fish you ever kept
     
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    temperament wise must be my purple tang. (angry guy that)

    care wise I would say my box fish.
     
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    cool if you want a whitecheek you should think along the line of a powder blue care wise.
    risk factor white spots
     
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    was hoping wasn't as susceptible as powder blue.
     
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    it needs a LARGE tank and is aggressive towards other tangs.
    Acanthurus family i find are all susceptible to whitespot.

    pretty fish
     
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    What size tank do you have?
     
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