Sea Goldie - Coral Beauty - African Clown

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  1. takumi

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    Are you sure that's an african clown, looks like a clarkii to me - another good pic, the colours of the goldie really come out.
     
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    Isnt a Clarkii and African Clown not the same species Wee Man, just different names?
     
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    I've not heard it called an African clown, we usually get Aussie Clarkiis i suppose.
     
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    Some book mentioned that,lets investigate further?
     
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    Will google, but i'm sure it's probably a local name you guys use.
     
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    Amphiprion clarkii That is the latin name.
     
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    Yip the local guys use the name including a few LFS.but i've also spotted it in a book.
     
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    Cant seem to come right AKA, Banded Clownfish or Clark's Clownfish .
     
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    gents my fish's latin name is the allardi clown. It is very similar to clarki but the bottom fins in the allardi are yellow
     
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