Amphiprion clarkii (black clownfish)
Batangas, Luzon Island, Philippines.
Clark's anemonefish (Amphiprion clarkii) hovering over their anemone, Entacmaea quadricolor. Also visible are a blue starfish, red crinoid, and a fire coral (behind the crinoid). A small school of three-spotted damselfish or three-spot dascyllus (Dascyllus trimaculatus) are visible above the fire coral.
Jeffrey N. Jeffords (photographer; copyright holder; identification)
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