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Table 1 Results of the clownfish survey. The longest-lived individual for each species is indicated

From: Analysis of the coding sequences of clownfish reveals molecular convergence in the evolution of lifespan

Species Maximum length (mm)c oldest animal (years) status at census size of group
A. akydinos 90 13 dead 1
A. clarkii (wild) a 150 12 alive n.a.
A. clarkii (privately owned) 150 16 alive 2/0 dead
A. clarkii 150 9 alive 2/0 dead
A. frenatus b 140 18 dead n.a.
A. melanopus 120 21 alive 2/0 dead
A. ocellaris (privately owned) 110 22 alive 2/0 dead
A. ocellaris 110 17 alive 2/0 dead
A. perideraion b 100 18 alive n.a.
  1. a Moyer, 1986 [92]
  2. b Fautin and Allen, 1992 [25]
  3. c Maximum size from Fishbase [93]