Steephead Parrotfish

Chlororus Microrhinos
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Quick Facts

Scientific name Chlororus Microrhinos
Other names Blunthead Parrotfish, Gibbus Parrotfish, Heavybeak Parrotfish, Pacific Steephead Parrotfish
Size Up to 80 cm (31.4 in)
Weight Up to 6 kg (13.2 lb)


Habitat & AU Distribution Coastal waters, coral rich channels, lagoons & reef areas with algae growth
Depth Range
Steephead Parrotfish Distribution