Orangefin Anemonefish (Amphiprion chrysopterus)
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132 Litres (35 US G.)
15-17 cm (5.9-6.7")
8.2 - 8.5
23.9-25.6°C (75 -78 °F)
This animal is available captive bred
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- Orangefin Anemonefish, Orange-Finned Clownfish, Bluestripe Clownfish, Two-Banded Anemonefish
Tank compatibility[edit | edit source]
- This clownfish is typically aggressive towards other Clownfish in a tank. Due to this face the fish should not be housed in a tank less then 114 Litres (30 US G.) or with another Clownfish.
Environment specifics[edit | edit source]
- A host anemone is not required however Entacmaea quadricolor, Heteractis crispa, or a bulb anemone will help the fish to acclimate.
Behaviour[edit | edit source]
- Aggressive towards other Clownfish.
Identification[edit | edit source]
- This fish has a reddish brown base colour with two light blue stripes running vertical down its body. One strip is typically behind its eye and the other down the middle of its body. Additionally the tail typically looks light blue.
Pictures[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- Orange-Finned Clownfish Veterinary & Aquatic Services Department, Drs. Foster & Smith
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- Fishbase (Mirrors: )