Originally Posted by harrytownend
I have a 40 gallon long tank which is 48"x16"x12" and I am getting a hydor slim skim protein skimmer, 40lb live rock, 40lb live sand, lighting is Arcadia F030 T8 but I am getting some blue LEDs. I want 2x Ocellaris clownfish 1x Bicolor dotty back 1x cleaner shrimp 5x snails 5x hermit crab 1x starfish What starfish could I get that is reef safe? Also what other fish could I get? Is my tank big enough to have a Yellow tang?
I would stay away from any tangs in a tank so small .
Even a kole tang is recommended to be in a minimum 70 gal
Check out liveaquaria.com for minimum tank size and compatibility .