Top Ten Facts About Clownfish

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Here are some facts about NEMO - I mean, clownfish!

The Top Ten

1 All clownfish are born male, but will change gender as they mature if necessary All clownfish are born male, but will change gender as they mature if necessary

That mean they are hermaphrodite? (Has two genders) - ChatNoirFan18

Well, that means they're hermaphrodite. I read that there are 2 kinds of hermaphrodites: the ones who can change gender, and the ones who have 2 genders at once - FireWasp2004

Woah, that's so weird! - eventer51314

...thanks for making me cringe. That should be in a "weird but true" book. - DCfnaf

2 Not all clownfish are orange with white stripe Not all clownfish are orange with white stripe

There are black and white ones, blue and white ones, and yellow and white ones too - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

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3 Clownfish are aggressive and territorial Clownfish are aggressive and territorial

Don't clown around with these fish then... - DCfnaf

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4 A percula clownfish dances when it comes into contact with the anemones for the first time A percula clownfish dances when it comes into contact with the anemones for the first time V 1 Comment
5 Clownfish are poor swimmers Clownfish are poor swimmers V 2 Comments
6 Clownfish live longer in the wild than as pets Clownfish live longer in the wild than as pets

Wild clownfish can live up to 10 years, but pet clownfish can only live up to 2-5 years - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

I'm surprised. I guess Clownfish are meant to be in the wild. - DCfnaf

7 A clownfish can lay around 1,000 eggs in one time, and unlike other fish, all 1,000 eggs can survive A clownfish can lay around 1,000 eggs in one time, and unlike other fish, all 1,000 eggs can survive

Note the word "can". And yes, watching "Finding Nemo" makes this apparent. - DCfnaf

8 Clownfish get their name from their appearance and bouncy movement Clownfish get their name from their appearance and bouncy movement V 1 Comment
9 Clownfish are immune the the venom of the anemone because of the thick layer of mucus covering their body Clownfish are immune the the venom of the anemone because of the thick layer of mucus covering their body V 1 Comment
10 Out of more than 1,000 types of anemones, only 10 can host clownfish Out of more than 1,000 types of anemones, only 10 can host clownfish V 1 Comment

The Contenders

11 Nemo & Marlin Are Clownfish
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1. All clownfish are born male, but will change gender as they mature if necessary
2. Not all clownfish are orange with white stripe
3. Clownfish are aggressive and territorial
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