Also known as Anemonefish, Clownfish, False Skunk-striped Anemonefish, False Skunk-striped Clown, False Skunk-striped Clownfish, Pink Clownfish, Pink Skunk Anemonefish, Pink Skunk Clown, Pink Skunk Clownfish, Salmon Anemonefish, Salmon Clown, Salmon Clownfish, White-banded Anemonefish, White-banded Clownfish, White-maned Anemonefish, White-maned Clownfish.
Found in pairs or family groups, with their host anemones, over lagoons and seaward reefs.
They feed on algae and zooplankton.
Length - 10cm
Depth - 1-38m
Widespread Western Pacific
This Anemonefish is known to live with the host anemones:-
Magnificent Sea Anemone - Heteractis magnifica
Giant Carpet Anemone - Stichodactyla gigantea
Corkscrew Anemone - Macrodactyla doreensis
Anemonefish are specialised damselfish and live a symbiotic relationship with various anemones. Some anemonefish will only be found with one type of anemone, but others can live with many types.
They are rarely found very far away from an anemone. Ref: https://www.fishbase.se/summary/2024