Acanthurus Baianus or Fish blue surgeon


Latin name
Acanthurus Baianus
Common name
Fish blue surgeon
Principle 25 cm. In Aquarius beginning from 10 cm.
Values of the water
Temp. 28/30 Densit 1018/1022 PH 8.4

Fish pertaining to the family of the Acanturidi, coming from from the Mar of the Caribbeanses, average or great dimension, enough colorful and much sturdy one, adapted to the cohabitation with fish of barrier of others breeds but difficultly with other Acanturidi of different color, never with its similar n with exemplary of To. Glaucopareius or of To. Japonicus.

Body a lot flattened, lengthened, tail fin to two appuntiti lobes, fins dorsal and anale that extend on great part of the perimeter of the body, with the part finishes appuntita them.
Yellow livery color tending to the turchese, with vertical, devout dark lines obvious when with turchese eye, fins, the scared fish glares color bordered of gold, on the peduncolo tail very evidenced the typical badge of the Acanturidi.

Enough easy to acclimatize; once very acclimatized onnivoro, it preprefers mangime dry in grains and dept freeze, artemie you go up some, chironomus and also the appropriate sfoglie of alghe frozen-dry or leaves of insalata, spinaci bubbled.
It needs of a large bathtub in proportion to its dimensions, in how much it swims gladly in the Aquarius, but also of shelters and hiding places; necessit of water very filtered and aereata.
Enough resistant to the diseases, it suffers for attacks of oodinium, excessive values of nitrates and phosphates and for the low PH, they are therefore advisable partial changes with sifonatura of the bottom, treatments with ozone and regular additions of oligoelements and vitamins.
It cohabits enough well in the barrier Aquarius with invertebrates, especially when of reduced ransom.


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