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Stoplight Parrotfish

Sparisoma viride

Description:

Photo take at -40 ft in a Caribbean reef, this is the most beautiful of the Caribbean parrotfish, The colors of the stoplight parrotfish in the initial phase, when it could be either a male or a female, are dramatically different from those in the terminal phase, when it is definitely a male.

Habitat:

Inhabitant of the coral reef found from Florida all the Caribbean sea to Brazil.


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Gerardo Aizpuru
Spotted by
Gerardo Aizpuru

Mexico

Lat: 20.85, Long: -86.88

Spotted on Feb 21, 2012
Submitted on Feb 21, 2012

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