Orangefin anemonefish

Amphiprion chrysopterus

Orangefin anemonefish

Two-banded anemonefish

Distribution: from Queensland and Papua New Guinea to the Marshall and Tuamotu Islands. Common in Palau, Fiji and in French Polynesia, especially throughout the Society Islands.

Hosted by 6 species of sea anemones: Entacmaea quadricolor, Heteractis aurora, Heteractis crispa, Heteractis magnifica, Stichodactyla haddoni and Stichodactyla mertensii.

Often confused with Amphiprion clarkii and Amphiprion akindynos.

Spots where Amphiprion chrysopterus has been spotted by snorkelers

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