Scarus ghobban

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Also known as Blue-barred parrotfish. Diet: Scraping algae from rocks and corals
Max. Size: 90 cm
Fun Fact: Parrotfish get their name because of their unusual mouthparts. Their teeth are fused together to form a tough parrot-like beak, which they use to scrape alga and other organic matter of the surface of corals. Parrotfish are important because the secrete approximately 200 pounds of sand a year!

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