There is very little longevity data for many species of anemonefishes. However, some are recorded to have lived at least 6-10 years in nature. In captivity, the record is 18 years for Amphiprion frenatus and Amphiprion perideraion. (Fautin and Allen, 1992)
- Fautin, D., G. Allen. 1992. Field Guide to Anemonefishes and their Host Sea Anemones. Perth: Western Australian Museum.