Black Tip Reef Shark (California Excluded)

Black Tip Reef Shark (California Excluded)

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The blacktip reef shark is a species of requiem shark, in the family Carcharhinidae, easily identified by the prominent black tips on its fins. Among the most abundant sharks inhabiting the tropical coral reefs of the Indian and Pacific Oceans. Please read the recommendations below. No sales to California buyers are allowed (permit required). No guarantee or warranty on this species if shipped, only on physical delivery. This shark is shipped via airport cargo, 

Actual size 20-30" Maximum Size: 4

Care Level: Expert

Temperament: Peaceful-Semi Aggressive

Feeding: Carnivore 

Minimum Tank Size: 1000g

Reef Compatible: Yes with caution will eat smaller fish and inverts 

Scientific Name: Carcharhinus melanopterus

Water Conditions: 65-75° F, dKH 8-12, pH 8.1-8.4, sg 1.020-1.023g

The Fish pictured here are representative only and the livestock you receive may vary in pattern, coloration, and shape.

**This species requires a very large tank or pond. Not available for purchase in California.**

Airport to Airport Shipping Only