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Maroon Clownfish

Premnas biaculeatus

Maroon Clownfish with Bubble Anemone

Maroon Clownfish with Bubble Anemone.

Maroon Clownfish with Bubble Anemone

Premnas biaculeatus (Maroon Clownfish) with Bubble Anemones (Entacmaea quadricolor), Miniloc Island Resort reef, Palawan, Philippines.

Maroon Clownfish with Bubble Anemone

Premnas biaculeatus (Maroon Clownfish) with Bubble Anemones (Entacmaea quadricolor), Chindonan Island, Palawan, Philippines.

Bubble Anemone

Bubble Anemones can get quite large.  Above is a 4.5 inch female Maroon Clownfish enjoying the anemone in a 125 gallon aquarium.

A pair of Maroon Clownfish tending their orange color eggs

Maroon Clownfish tending their eggs.  The orange color on the rock are the eggs.  There is a lot of color variation in Maroon Clownfish.  In this case the female is very dark in color with receding white stripping.

Gold Stripe Maroon Clownfish

Gold Stripe Maroon Clownfish.  This color variant is highly sought after by marine hobbyist, and commands a premium price.

Premnas biaculeatus (Maroon Clownfish) with Entacmaea quadricolor (Bubble Anemone), at Miniloc Island, Lusong Island (Coral Garden site) and Chindonan Island in Northern Palawan, Philippines in September 2012. Video also has a rare occurrence, a female Amphiprion frenatus (Tomato Clownfish) sharing a Bubble Anemone with a juvenile Maroon Clownfish. Recorded with Olympus Tough TG-1 and GoPro HD Hero2 cameras by Tony Griffitts.


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