Red and Black Anemonefish

Species information for the Red and Black Anemonefish, in the Clowns category.

  1. FAMILY - Pomacentridae

    SCIENTIFIC NAME - Amphiprion Melanopus

    COMMON NAME - Red and Black Anemonefish (Cinnamon Clownfish)

    SIZE - 4.7" (12 cm)

    RANGE - Western and South Pacific

    MIN. AQUARIUM SIZE - 30 US gal. (114 L)

    FOODS AND FEEDING - Live, frozen, flake marine fare for omnivores, carnivores, herbivores. Feed min. 2 times a day.

    AQUARIUM SUITABILITY - 10

    REEF COMPATIBILITY - Excellent

    CAPTIVE CARE - Keep one per tank or a mated pair, two juveniles will develop into a pair, can be aggressive towards other anemone fish and docile tankmates. Host anemones are bubbletip - Entacmaea Quadricolor, Leathery sea Anemone - Heteractis Crispa.

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    Last edited by a moderator: Jan 17, 2014
    jhnrb, Feb 22, 2009
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