Hungry parrotfish crucial to healthy reefs – Trinidad and Tobago Newsday

With climate change being the biggest threat to coral reefs now and in the future, the critical role of parrotfish in maintaining coral-dominated reefs is even more important.

Hungry parrotfish crucial to healthy reefs – Trinidad and Tobago Newsday

Dr Farahnaz N Solomon, Institute of Marine Affairs LIVING on Tobago’s coral reefs and adored by snorkellers and divers because of their often garish colouration, are at least ten species of parrotfishes (family: Scaridae). Within recent times much attention has been placed on these enigmatic creat…


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