Watch: Feeding Humphead Parrotfish

The underwater world is a realm of mystery, beauty, and intrigue.

Among its many wonders, the Humphead Parrotfish stands out as a fascinating and essential creature.

The Humphead Parrotfish is not just any ordinary fish.

Its powerful jaws are a force to reckon with, capable of biting through rock.

When these giants descend to feed, they don’t just nibble on the corals; they potentially threaten the reef itself.

Humphead Parrotfish are not picky eaters.

They are on a relentless quest for algae, and in this pursuit, they consume both rock and coral.

But why would a fish eat a rock?

It’s not for the rock itself but for the tiny morsels of algae that grow on them.

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