True Percula Clownfish (Amphiprion percula)
Name: True Percula Clownfish
Scientific Name: Amphiprion percula
Min. Tank Size: 10 gallons
Captive Care: Easy
Max. Size: 8 cm (3.1")
Range: Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands, south to the Great Barrier Reef.
Depth: 1 - 12m (3.3 - 39ft)
Remarks: Generally command a higher price and are more boisterous than A. Ocellaris, the false occlaris clownfish. Also has thicker black edge around the white bar than the A. Ocellaris. Captive-raised percula clownfish take about one year to reach marketable size (compared with about five months for A. ocellaris).