Scientific Name: Ecsenius flavipes
Common Names: Flametail Blenny, Yellowtail Black Blenny
Maximum Length: 4 inches
Minimum Aquarium Size: 30 gallons
Foods & Feeding: Omnivore, primarily eats algae and some meaty foods such as brine shrimp or mysis shrimp
Reef Tank Safe: Yes
Temperament: Peaceful, but may become territorial towards other blennies or similar-looking fish
Description: The Yellowtail Black Blenny is a peaceful and shy fish that usually hides within the rocks and corals in its natural habitat. When threatened, it can dart quickly towards its hiding place to avoid danger. This striking little fish is pretty much home in any setting and is a fantastic addition to any tank large or small.