no way around messy.
i recommend you bag per genus (makes replanting more organized) and include some damp paper towels per ziplock bag.
Livestock second since they are easier to net with a bare tank versus maneuvering around delicate plants. If you can manage to move them in a bucket, that's best. more room for them, less stress of a bag bursting for you.
buckets for the substrate. with a 55, you are likely going to use several 5 gallon tubs filled half way to make it easier to carry. Damp is fine, you dont need all the water from the old tank.
When you replant in the new location, it would be like a water change. I would set aside an entire day just for moving the tank.
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