Animalia > Chordata > Actinopterygii > Perciformes > Pomacentridae > Amphiprion > Amphiprion frenatus

Amphiprion frenatus (oneband anemonefish; Blackback anemonefish; Bridled anemonefish; Fire clown; Onebar anemonefish; Red clown; Red tomato clown; Tomato anemonefish; Tomato clownfish; Clownfish)

Synonyms: Amphiprion polylepis; Prochilus polylepis
Language: Danish; Japanese; Malay; Mandarin Chinese; Maranao/Samal/Tao Sug; Tagalog; Vietnamese; Visayan

Wikipedia Abstract

The tomato clownfish (Amphiprion frenatus) is a species of marine fish in the family Pomacentridae, the clownfishes and damselfishes. It is native to the waters of the Western Pacific, from the Japan to Indonesia. Other common names include blackback anemonefish, bridled anemonefish, fire clown, and red tomato clown.
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Water Biome [1]  Reef
Diet [1]  Herbivore, Planktivore



Heteractis crispa (Sebae anemone)[2]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)


Australia; Calamianes Islands; China; Davao Gulf; Gulf of Thailand; Hsiao-liu-chiu; India; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean, Eastern; Indian Ocean, Western; Indonesia; Indonesian Sea; Japan; Lagonoy Gulf; Lingayen Gulf; Lutao Island; Malaysia; Micronesia,Fed.States of; Ogasawara Islands; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Northwest; Pacific, Western Central; Palau; Panay Gulf; Peng-hu Island; Philippines; Ragay Gulf; Ryukyu Islands; San Miguel Bay; Sea of Japan; Singapore; Sogod Bay; South China Sea; Spratly Islands; Sulu-Celebes Sea; Taiwan; Tayabas Bay; Thailand; Tubbataha Reefs; Ulugan Bay; Viet Nam; Western Pacific: Gulf of Thailand to southwestern Palau, north to southern Japan, south to Java, Indonesia. ; Yellow Sea;

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Attributes / relations provided by
1Myers, P., R. Espinosa, C. S. Parr, T. Jones, G. S. Hammond, and T. A. Dewey. 2006. The Animal Diversity Web (online). Accessed February 01, 2010 at
2Clownfish and their Host Anemones ;; NOAA's Coral Reef Conservation Program
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