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    • loro brilloso
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    • Sparisoma viride
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    • Stoplight Parrotfish

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Recent observations

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What

stoplight parrotfish Sparisoma viride

Observer

hartvillestuff

Date

February 26, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Stoplight Parrotfish Sparisoma viride

Observer

skiman1016

Date

July 15, 2008

Tags

Photos / Sounds

What

Stoplight Parrotfish Sparisoma viride

Observer

csavy

Date

June 8, 2011

Photos / Sounds

What

Stoplight Parrotfish Sparisoma viride

Observer

csavy

Date

June 8, 2011

Description

Female.

Photos / Sounds

What

Stoplight Parrotfish Sparisoma viride

Observer

kylejones

Date

December 29, 2013 10:05 AM EST

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Observer

kucycads

Date

September 5, 2003

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Square

What

Stoplight Parrotfish Sparisoma viride

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

July 4, 2012 10:17 AM ADT

Description

Dive site Tedran, max depth 84 ft/25.6 m.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Stoplight Parrotfish Sparisoma viride

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

July 2, 2012 12:28 PM PDT

Description

Dive site Tent Reef, max depth 82 ft/25 m.

Photos / Sounds

What

Stoplight Parrotfish Sparisoma viride

Observer

skiman1016

Date

July 15, 2008

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Photos / Sounds

What

Stoplight Parrotfish Sparisoma viride

Observer

callieoldfield

Date

June 3, 2013

Photos / Sounds

What

Stoplight Parrotfish Sparisoma viride

Observer

callieoldfield

Date

May 31, 2013

Photos / Sounds

What

Stoplight Parrotfish Sparisoma viride

Observer

hartvillestuff

Date

June 28, 2013
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Description from Wikipedia

The stoplight parrotfish (Sparisoma viride) is a sex-changing fish inhabiting coral reefs in Florida, Caribbean Sea, Gulf of Mexico, Bermuda and as far south as Brazil. Its typical length is between 1 and 1.5 ft (30 and 46 cm), but it can reach 2 ft (61 cm) at times. It is normally found during the day at depths between 15 and 80 ft (4.6 and 24 m).

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Conservation Summary

    Source: IUCN 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.4. http://www.iucnredlist.org/technical-documents/spatial-data. Downloaded March 2011.