Roundhead parrotfish

The Roundhead parrotfish lives in the reef-associated, non-migratory, marine environment.

Roundhead parrotfish munch away on the coral seemingly oblivious to passing divers. Goatfish are usually nearby to sweep up what the parrotfish leave behind. More

Common names

Green-snout parrotfish in English
Greenlip parrotfish in English
Loro calabaza in Spanish (español)
Papagaio cabeça redonda in Portuguese (Português)
Perroquet tête ronde in French (français)
round-head parrotfish in English
Roundhead parrotfish in English
綠圓頭鸚嘴魚 in Mandarin Chinese
绿圆头鹦嘴鱼 in Mandarin Chinese

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Order : Perciformes
Family : Scaridae
Genus : Scarus
Species : Scarus viridifucatus
Authority : Smith, 1956