Tribal Blenny (Atrosalarias fuscus)
Family: Blenniidae (Blennies)
Natural Range: Red sea, Indian Ocean
Size: 4 in. Jumps: Yes Space: 24+ gal.
Reef Safe: Yes Care Level: Moderate Temperament: Peaceful
Natural History: The Tribal Blenny is found on shallow reefs and estuaries among the branches of corals. It is territorial and will defend small patches of algae where it feeds.
Husbandry: The Tribal Blenny may nip at clam mantles and small polyps of stony corals. If there is insufficient algae in the aquarium, supplements must be provided to this species. Rock with numerous hiding places should be provided for retreat space.
AKA: Dusky Blenny, Highfin Blenny, Black Blenny, Brown Coral Blenny
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