Occurs inshore (Ref. 75154). Lives together with sea anemones inhabiting coral reefs. Commensal with Radianthus ritteri; usually one adult pair and several juveniles at each anemone. Feeds predominantly on benthic algae and zooplankton (Ref. 237).
- Allen, G.R. 1975 The anemone fishes. Their classification and biology. Second edition. T.F.H. Publications, Inc., Neptune City, New Jersey. (Ref. 237) http://www.fishbase.org/references/FBRefSummary.php?id=237&speccode=4551