The Basics Of Aquarium Keeping: Clownfish

Clownfish hiding in an anemones

We are all familiar with clownfish, most likely because of the popularity of Pixar’s movie “Finding Nemo.” It is probably for that reason that beginner fish keepers like to have them in their aquarium. The good news is that even for beginners, clownfish are among the easiest fish to have in a saltwater aquarium. What … Read more

How long do clownfish live?

An average clownfish living in captivity will survive for 3-5 years. In the wild this would be considered a younger fish as their life span can reach 10+ years. The most common cause of a short lifespan in captivity is death due to stress. If you or I feel stressed it’s not that big of … Read more