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Pink Skunk Clownfish

Amphiprion perideraion

Description:

Amphiprion perideraion are typically pink to pinkish orange in color. Fins are pale to transparent. They have a very distinct white dorsal stripe extending from the head to the caudal tail. A second, vertical, stripe is observed between the head and the rest of the body. Also known as False skunk-striped anemonefish; False skunkstriped anemonefish; Pink anemonefish; Pink skunk clown; Salmon clownfish; White-maned anemonefish; Whitebanded anemonefish. Source: http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/si...

Habitat:

Lagoons and seaward reefs, living in symbiotic relationships with various sea anemones.

Notes:

Spotted this family living in a Magnificent sea anemone (Heteractis magnifica). Depth of about 10 m.

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7 Comments

Eric Noora
Eric Noora 9 years ago

Thank you Harsha :-)

Harsha Singh
Harsha Singh 9 years ago

lovely pictures eric.

Eric Noora
Eric Noora 9 years ago

Thank you Gerardo, alicelongmartin, harsuame and Gina for the wonderful comments :-)

Gina9210
Gina9210 9 years ago

Wow, how beautiful!

harsuame
harsuame 9 years ago

Sensacional series felicidades

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 9 years ago

Beautiful sea Scene.

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 9 years ago

Grate series Eric!

Eric Noora
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Eric Noora

Batangas, Philippines

Spotted on Feb 5, 2012
Submitted on Apr 17, 2012

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