anemonefish


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anemonefish:

see damselfishdamselfish,
common name for members of the large family Pomacentridae, marine fishes of tropical waters. Common in the West Indies and along the Florida coasts are the sergeant-major, named for its vertical stripes, and the reef fish, found among coral reefs.
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Anemonefish symbiosis: vulnerability and resistance of fish to the toxin of the sea anemone.
However, these high frequencies of anemonefish on Jordanian reefs are threatened by recent coastal development.
Geographical variation in sound production in the anemonefish Amphiprion akallopisos.
Host recognition and possible imprinting in the anemonefish Amphiprion melanopus (Pisces : Pomacentridae).
Marine wildlife officer Laila Sadler said: 'It's a great film but the take-home message is really going to backfire if it encourages people to go out and buy anemonefish. Unlike other domestic pets, tropical aquarium fish are often captured in the wild, damaging the environment and hurting the fish.'
Temporal patterns of breeding and larval settlement in a temperate population of the tropical anemonefish, Amphiprion clarkii.
Ask a scientist about the relationship between sea anemones and anemonefish, and there's no way around it: The answer will involve mucus.
In this regard, it may be relevant that the anemonefish, which was the only species not to show local variations, had to be collected differently from all others because of its relative rarity.
They catch anthias, clownfish, tomato anemonefish, lemon damsel, rainbow wrasse, butterflyfish, cleaner wrasse and angelfish, among other species.
SO CLEVER: Jesus Christ Lizard and, right, Sir David Attenborough WALES TO THE RESCUE: False clown anemonefish (Amphiprion ocellaris) in host anemone were filmed in an aquarium at Swansea University.
This is particularly apparent for the 10 species of anemone that are known to provide essential habitat for obligate symbiotic anemonefish. Despite their ecological importance, no published scientific information on embryogenesis is currently available for these host sea anemone species.