||[Feb. 11th, 2008|10:11 am]
Oceania - Underwater Beauty
The Pink Anemonefish is pinkish-orange with a white bar down either side of the face, and a white stripe along the back. It has a white caudal fin. |
This species grows to 10cm in length.
Photograph by Tim Laman
Pink Anemonefish feed on benthic algae and zooplankton.
This fish occurs in tropical marine waters of the Western Central Pacific, from the Philippine Islands, north to Japan, throughout Micronesia, south to Australia and east to the Samoan Islands.
In Australia it is known from north-western coast of Western Australia and from the northern Great Barrier Reef, Queensland.