Parrotfish / Wrasse / Grouper


Rainbow Parrotfish

Scarus guacamaia
Rainbow Parrotfish - beautiful iridescent scales, the front of the fish is more of a red hue where t

Stoplight Parrotfish

Sparisoma viride
Stoplight Parrot - large scales that are brown and shimmery on top and a red belly.

Stoplight Parrotfish Terminal

Sparisoma viride
Stoplight parrotfish terminal phase, beautiful pinks, iridescent blues and aqua greens

Redband Parrotfish Initial

Sparisoma aurofrenatum
Redband Parrotfish initial phase, the skin is partially iridescent.

Redband Parrotfish Terminal

Sparisoma aurofrenatum
Redband Parrotfish blurry picture of a pink finned large scaled with yellow pink and silvery tint. H

Midnight Parrotfish

Scarus coelestinusDark blue parrotfish swimming away from the camera, more of a tail shot

Blue Parrotfish

Scarus coeruleus

Yellowtail Parrotfish Initial

Sparisoma rubripinne
Yellowtail Parrotfish swimming towards camera headon.

Yellowtail Parrotfish Terminal

Sparisoma rubripinneYellowtail Parrot terminal swimming toward camera, almost looks like it is smiling



Spanish Hogfish

Bodianus rufus
Spanish Hogfish which is yellow in color with a purple top.  This fish has humanlike teeth.


Lachnolaimus maximus
Hogfish picture, red in color with a long snout & first 3 dorsal fin spines are elongated and whispy

Puddingwife Juvenile

Halichoeres radiatus
Puddingwife Wrasse yellow and white with black spot

Bluehead Wrasse Juvenile

Thalassoma bifasciatum
Bluehead Wrasse Juvenile - small fish with white belly, black, yellow black stripe from top to cente

Juv. Bluehead Wrasse Interm.

Thalassoma bifasciatum
Bluehead Wrasse Intermediate - yellow top with white belly small fish

Bluehead Wrasse Terminal

Thalassoma bifasciatum
Bluehead Wrasse terminal phase - blue head, black-white-black stripe at the neck line and a yellow b

Juvenile Clown Wrasse

Halichoeres maculipinna
clown-wrasse turns head and looks at camera



Black Grouper

Mycteroperca bonaciBlack grouper lighter coloring swimming away from camera

Black Grouper

Mycteroperca bonaciBlack grouper dark variation swimming away from camera


Rypticus soapfish swimming up the pylon

Red Grouper

Epinephelus morioFull shot of red grouper that is reddish with light color marbling.

Red Grouper

Epinephelus morio (Opie)Full shot of red grouper that is red with white spots and tips of fins are dark but on dirty camera

Red Grouper

Epinephelus morioExtreme close up of just head and fin of red grouper sitting next to camera with glowing eyes