How Can 1 tell difference between common Clown & Percula clown fish

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    Hi I Know This Might Be A Silly question wat Would Be The Most striking differnce
    Between The Common Clown An True Percula Clown Fish , in know its The thicker Black lines any Help guys
     
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    In general the true clown has 10 dorsal fin spines the false has 11 spines and the true clown has more of orange to the eye where the false clown eye is black and the black lines as you mentioned
     
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    Wen U zay 10 dorsal fin an 11 can you jus see it by looking at it in a pet store
     
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    If you were to observe them at the lfs and look for the traits that set them apart you should be able to tell which is which
     
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    K Will do
    i Think the common clock looks,like,a,orange likely
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