Pink Anemonefish (Amphiprion perideraion)
114 Litres (30 US G.)
7.6-10.2cm (3-4 ")
8.0 - 8.5
22.2-23.9°C (72 -75 °F)
This animal is available captive bred
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- Pink Anemonefish, Pink Skunk Clownfish, Salmon Clownfish, White-Maned Anemonefish, Whitebanded Anemonefish, False Skunk Striped Clownfish
Additional scientific names
- Amphiprion perideraeus, Amphiprion peridaeraion, Amphiprion rosenbergi, Amphiprion rosenbergii, Amphiprion amamiensis
Origin[edit | edit source]
- Western Pacific: Gulf of Thailand and Cocos-Keeling in the eastern Indian Ocean to Samoa and Tonga, north to the Ryukyu Islands, south to the Great Barrier Reef, and New Caledonia.
Sexing[edit | edit source]
- These are hermaphroditic Clownfish. They are monogamous, and host an anemone with one large female, a smaller male and several juveniles. If the female is removed, the male will change sex and one of the juveniles will become the new functioning male.
Tank compatibility[edit | edit source]
Diet[edit | edit source]
Feeding regime[edit | edit source]
Environment specifics[edit | edit source]
- Reef tank
Behaviour[edit | edit source]
- Mixes well
Identification[edit | edit source]
- Similar to the Skunk Clownfish, but the body has more of a pinkish tinge, and there is a slender vertical white bar just behind the eye.
Pictures[edit | edit source]
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- Fishbase (Mirrors: )