Blackfinned Clownfish – Amphiprion nigripes
Species Name: Amphiprion nigripes
Common Names: Blackfinned Clownfish, Maldive Clownfish
Max.Size: 4.3 inches / 11cm
Environment: Reef, Depth 2-25m
Origin: Indian Ocean
Temperament: Aggressive towards conspecifics
Company: Non predatory fish, can be kept in groups if sufficient anemone space is provided
Aquarium Setup: 20 gal minimum. Anemone is recommended if planning to keep more than 1 specimen
Food: Prefers meaty foods such as Mysids, Brine Shrimp, Krill and Plankton. Will accept pellets as well.
Breeding: Has been captive bred. An anemone is recommended for breeding since they are generally aggressive towards each other with not enough anemone is avialable.
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