Allard's clownfish

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Allard's Clownfish
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Amphiprion allardi in Aquarium Finisterrae
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Actinopterygii
Order: Perciformes
Family: Pomacentridae
Subfamily: Amphiprioninae
Genus: Amphiprion
Species: A. allardi
Binomial name
Amphiprion allardi
Klausewitz, 1970[1]

Allard's clownfish, Amphiprion allardi, is named after Jack Allard by Herbert Axelrod after his visit to Allards Collecting Station in Kenya. It is commonly seen with the bubble tip anemone.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bailly, N. (2010). "Amphiprion allardi Klausewitz, 1970". In Nicolas Bailly. FishBase. World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved 2011-12-24.