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Malu Anemone

Heteractis malu

Heteractis malu Anemone

Malu anemone (Heteractis malu).  This anemone is not very common in the hobby, but when it is found in the aquarium shop, it is often sold as a Sebae Anemones (Heteractis crispa).  This anemone can also have purple or pink tips.  The Clark's Clownfish (Amphiprion clarkii) is known to pair with this anemone.

Green Heteractis malu Anemone

A rare green Heteractis malu (malu anemone), Kookoo's Nest, South Negros Oriental, Philippines.  Photographed at 1.5 meters of depth (4 feet) with Olympus Tough TG-2 camera.

Purple Heteractis malu Anemone

A rare purple Heteractis malu (malu anemone), Kookoo's Nest, South Negros Oriental, Philippines.  Photographed at 2 meters of depth (6 feet) with Olympus Tough TG-3 camera.