Maroon Clownfish

Maroon Clownfish has a maroon body with 3 vertical white stripes or lines on its body. There is also a gold stripe Maroon Clownfish variety that comes from Sumatra and the gold stripe is usually a little more expensive. This fish may be one of the most aggressive of the clownfishes. They will not get along well with any other clownfish in the same tank unless they are a mated pair. Males are generally smaller, more red and less aggressive than the female. This fish has the ability to change it's sex when the top female dies. A larger male will turn into a female.

  • Scientific Name:Premnas biaculeatus
  • Family: Pomacentridae
  • Origin: Indo-Pacific
  • Diet: Vitamin enriched flake foods, frozen and definitely live foods.
  • Approximate Size: 1 to 2 1/2 inches