Algae Blenny
 

Affectionately known as the Lawnmower Blenny, Salarias fasciatus is a popular marine aquarium fish species in Australasia. Named for its propensity to consume algae growth from rocks and glass, despite this it is principally a detritivore, with plant material making up only 15% of its diet. The Lawnmower Blenny is generally regarded as compatible with most other marine fish species and as a group with other lawnmower Blennies.

The Lawnmower blenny has the capability to blend iN with its surroundings to hide itself from predators. It stays mostly on the ocean or aquarium floor or on any rock or corals.

Source: wikipedia

The aptly named Lawnmower Blenny will keep your green algae well trimmed and presentable. It requires a mature tank.

kla
kla updated Algae Blenny
2014-03-22 12:31:32 -0600
Affectionately known as the **Lawnmower Blenny**, _**Salarias fasciatus**_ is a popular marine aquarium fish species in Australasia. Named for its propensity to consume algae growth from rocks and glass, despite this it is principally a detritivore, with plant material making up only 15% of its diet. The Lawnmower Blenny is generally regarded as compatible with most other marine fish species and as a group with other lawnmower Blennies. The Lawnmower blenny has the capability to blend iN with its surroundings to hide itself from predators. It stays mostly on the ocean or aquarium floor or on any rock or corals. Source: wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salarias_fasciatus The aptly named _Lawnmower Blenny_ will keep your green algae well trimmed and presentable. It requires a mature tank.
Lee Shipley
Lee Shipley posted on Algae Blenny
2014-03-22 11:34:20 -0600
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kla
kla updated Algae Blenny
2013-01-26 09:57:49 -0700
Affectionately known as the **Lawnmower Blenny**, _**Salarias fasciatus**_ is a popular marine aquarium fish species in Australasia. Named for its propensity to consume algae growth from rocks and glass, despite this it is principally a detritivore, with plant material making up only 15% of its diet. The Lawnmower Blenny is generally regarded as compatible with most other marine fish species and as a group with other lawnmower Blennies. The Lawnmower blenny has the capability to blend iN with its surroundings to hide itself from predators. It stays mostly on the ocean or aquarium floor or on any rock or corals. Source: wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salarias_fasciatus The aptly named _Lawnmower Blenny_ will keep your green algae well trimmed and presentable. It requires a mature tank.
bubble
bubble updated Algae Blenny
2013-01-23 17:29:21 -0700
Affectionately known as the **Lawnmower Blenny**, _**Salarias fasciatus**_ is a popular marine aquarium fish species in Australasia. Named for its propensity to consume algae growth from rocks and glass, despite this it is principally a detritivore, with plant material making up only 15% of its diet. The Lawnmower Blenny is generally regarded as compatible with most other marine fish species and as a group with other lawnmower Blennies. The Lawnmower blenny has the capability to blend iN with its surroundings to hide itself from predators. It stays mostly on the ocean or aquarium floor or on any rock or corals. Source: wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salarias_fasciatus The aptly named _Lawnmower Blenny_ will keep your green algae well trimmed and presentable. It requires a mature tank.
kla
kla updated Algae Blenny
2012-04-26 17:42:11 -0600
Affectionately known as the **Lawnmower Blenny**, _**Salarias fasciatus**_ is a popular marine aquarium fish species in Australasia. Named for its propensity to consume algae growth from rocks and glass, despite this it is principally a detritivore, with plant material making up only 15% of its diet. The Lawnmower Blenny is generally regarded as compatible with most other marine fish species and as a group with other lawnmower Blennies. The Lawnmower blenny has the capability to blend iN with its surroundings to hide itself from predators. It stays mostly on the ocean or aquarium floor or on any rock or corals. Source: wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salarias_fasciatus The aptly named _Lawnmower Blenny_ will keep your green algae well trimmed and presentable. It requires a mature tank.
clay
clay updated Algae Blenny
2012-04-14 20:04:35 -0600
Affectionately known as the **Lawnmower Blenny**, _**Salarias fasciatus**_ is a popular marine aquarium fish species in Australasia. Named for its propensity to consume algae growth from rocks and glass, despite this it is principally a detritivore, with plant material making up only 15% of its diet. The Lawnmower Blenny is generally regarded as compatible with most other marine fish species and as a group with other lawnmower Blennies. The Lawnmower blenny has the capability to blend iN with its surroundings to hide itself from predators. It stays mostly on the ocean or aquarium floor or on any rock or corals. Source: wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salarias_fasciatus The aptly named _Lawnmower Blenny_ will keep your green algae well trimmed and presentable. It requires a mature tank.

Fish Specs

Scientific Name
Family
Blenniidae
Environment
Salt
Min Tank Size
30 gallons
Max Size
5.0 in.
Chemistry
8.1 - 8.4 pH
Temperature
72 - 78 °F
Temperament
Peaceful
Difficulty
Easy
Reef Safe
Yes

Tanks (8)

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