Pink anemonefish (Amphiprion_perideraion)
Dauin, Oct 3, 2012.
To 10 cm (4 in.). Pink to orange. Narrow white head bar, and white dorsal stripe from between the eyes to tail.
Live with 4 anemone species but most commonly with the Magnificent Anemone on reefs in 3-20 m.
''Amphiprion perideraion'' also known as the pink skunk clownfish or pink anemonefish, is a species of anemonefish from the skunk complex that is widespread from northern Australia through the Malay Archipelago and Melanesia. Like all anemonefishes it forms a symbiotic mutualism with sea anemones and is unaffected by the stinging tentacles of the host anemone. It is a sequential hermaphrodite with a strict sized based dominance hierarchy: the female is largest, the breeding male is second largest,.. more