Care Level: Moderate
Reef Compatible: Yes
Minimum Tank Size: 20 gallons
Water Conditions: 72-78° F, dKH 8-12, pH 8.1-8.4, sg 1.020-1.025
Max. Size: 3½”
Color Form: Orange, White
Origin: Indonesia, Maldives
The Ocellaris Clownfish, also known as the False Percula Clownfish, False Clown Anemonefish, and Anemone Demoiselle. It has an orange base color with three white vertical stripes on its body and black tips on the fins.
The Ocellaris clownfish is the perfect beginner fish. It is very hardy, not too aggressive and all together an easy species to care for. This is the fish that most people mean when they say clownfish – the fish featured in the animated film “Finding Nemo”. When it comes to anemones this one will accept Bubble Tip and Ritteri.
The Ocellaris Clownfish diet consists of meaty foods and herbivore preparations. Offer mysis shrimp quality flake food and dried seaweed fed with a veggie clip.