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https://www.virgin.com/virgin-unite/leadership-and-advocacy/parrotfish-the-fish-that-can-save-coral-reefs

The flamboyant, algae-eating, sand-pooping, Parrotfish is the most important fish on Caribbean coral reefs. This World Fisheries Day, Ayana Elizabeth Johnson ...

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/fish/group/parrotfish/

Meet the incredible parrotfish, whose coral-crunching bite can be heard on tropical reefs worldwide. Find out how they change genders to promote a harem  ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parrotfish

Parrotfishes are a group of marine species found in relatively shallow tropical and subtropical ... Nevertheless, when they do eat coral polyps, localized coral death can occur. Their feeding activity is important for the production and distribution ...

https://blog.nationalgeographic.org/2014/07/02/to-save-coral-reefs-start-with-parrotfish/

Jul 2, 2014 ... Parrotfish are colorful and voracious herbivores that spend up to 90% of their day eating algae off of coral reefs with their beak-like teeth.

https://www.montereybayaquarium.org/animal-guide/fishes/parrotfish

Generally brightly colored, about 60 species of parrotfishes swim in coral reefs ... of the coral reef—they feed on algae that could smother the coral if they didn't eat it. ... For example, spiny lobsters and bumphead parrotfish have disappeared ...

https://www.keywestaquarium.com/parrotfish

Parrotfish adopted their name from having a fused-beak structure– like a parrot! A parrotfish's diet is primarily algae. To eat, they use their beak to pulverize coral ...

https://blogs.iadb.org/caribbean-dev-trends/en/red-snapper-maybe/

Jul 11, 2016 ... To ichthyologists, parrotfish are colorful and insatiable herbivores that spend around 90% of their day eating algae off of coral reefs.

http://dailynexus.com/2017-05-04/parrotfish-more-concerned-with-food-than-predators/

May 4, 2017 ... Parrotfish are thought to be important to coral reef health because they eat algae that compete with coral for space on the reef. However ...

https://oceana.org/marine-life/ocean-fishes/queen-parrotfish

Several species of large bony fishes and sharks eat queen parrotfish both as juveniles and adults. At night, this species is known to find protected places on the ...

https://ucsdnews.ucsd.edu/pressrelease/study_finds_parrotfish_are_critical_to_coral_reef_health

Jan 23, 2017 ... Algae-eating parrotfish, like other herbivorous reef fish, play an important role in coral reef ecosystems by removing the algae that compete with ...