Also known as Anemonefishes, Clownfishes, False Skunk-striped Anemonefish, False Skunk-striped Clownfish, Pink Clownfish, Pink Skunk Anemonefish, Pink Skunk Clownfish, Salmon Anemonefish, Salmon Clown, White-banded Anemonefish, White-banded Clownfish, White-maned Anemonefish and White-maned Clownfish.
Found in pairs or groups in lagoons and seaward reefs with their host anemones.
They feed on zooplankton and algae.
Length - 10cm
Depth - 3-20m
Widespread Asian 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.