Ocellaris Clownfish – Amphiprion ocellaris
Ocellaris Clownfish - Picture by ILMGB
Species Name: Amphiprion ocellaris
Synonyms: A. bicolor, A. melamurus,
Common Names: Ocellaris Clownfish, False Percula, False Clown Anemonefish
Max.Size: 3.5 inches / 9cm
Environment: Reef, Depth 1-15m
Origin: Eastern Indian Ocean and Western Pacific
Company: Other peaceful species. Can be kept in groups however one will generally become dominant.
Aquarium Setup: 20gal minimum. Prefers a reef setup but not necessary
Food: Meaty foods such as Mysids, Brine Shrimp, Krill, and Plankton should be offered
Breeding: Prefers to spawn on substrate and in caves. Anemone is not necessary for spawning
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