Pink Skunk Clown

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Pink Skunk Clown

This species is known as Pink Skunk Clown and the correct latin name is Amphiprion perideraion. The family that this fish belongs to is called the Damsel family. (e) Origin of this fish is the Coral Sea. (e)

Character and suggestions regarding care

This Clown can be aggressive towards others, however it is not the rule.

Pink Skunk Clown can grow up to 10 cm what is approximately 3 inches. In general, 1 specimen requires at least 1200cm2 of water surface which is approximately 186 square inch. We recommend you to keep it in fish tanks which are medium. (e) Medium aquariums have at least 113 Litres (30 US Gallons). Large aquariums have at least 265 Litres (70 US Gallons). Very large aquariums hold at least 700 Litres (185 US Gallons).

It is not very difficult to keep the Pink Skunk Clown fish. (e) The specific gravity (SG) should be between 1,020 and 1,025, the temperature between 23°C (73.4°F) and 26°C (78.8°F). The suggested level of pH (a measure of the acidity/basicity) is between 8.0 and 8.3 which is usual for most marine fish.

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