A relatively small type of fish endemic to the reefs and shallow lagoons of the Indian and Pacific oceans, there are over 30 different species of anemonefish. The different species can have many different colorations, although the most iconic is the orange body and white stripes of the orange anemonefish!
Most anemonefish are actually protandrous hermaphrodites, whichmeans they can alternate between both genders throughout theirlives. Anemonefish have this adaptation so that their breedinggroups are never disrupted, regardless of whether or not specificmembers are removed. One of the most interesting members of ourvast oceans, learn more about this unique animal with ourscientifically accurate clown anemonefish figurine!