Most anemonefish are actually protandrous hermaphrodites, which means they can alternate between both genders throughout their lives. Anemonefish have this adaptation so that their breeding groups are never disrupted, regardless of whether or not specific members are removed. One of the most interesting members of our vast oceans, learn more about this unique animal with our scientifically accurate clown anemonefish figurine!
- Recommended Age: 18 months and up
- Size in cm: 12 L x
Clownfish are not listed as threatened, but there has been a noticeable decline in their numbers attributed to both collection for the pet trade and habitat loss. Many governments are placing regulations on collecting and there are captive bred options being expanded for the pet and aquarium trade.