clown fish

  • Dory and Nemo are based on a  palette surgeonfish (or Dory) and anemone fish (also known as “clownfish”, or Nemo). Photo Credit: Monterey Bay Aquarium

    Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Influence on Finding Dory

    Arturo Hilario / El Observador “Finding Dory” could not have been created without the real life creatures which inhabit Monterey Bay Aquarium. Features that are solely found in the ecosystem of the Bay Area’s coasts are essential parts of this film, which finds Dory (Ellen DeGeneres) in the midst of...