A redtail parrotfish sleeps at night positioned between a coral and the bottom. Parrotfish rest by wedging themselves into a space where the current will not move them, and can be approached quite closely at night. St. Eustatius (Statia), Netherlands Antilles.
"St. Eustatius" "Saint Eustatius" Statia Netherlands Antilles "Lesser Antilles" Caribbean SCUBA dive diver sea bottom sea floor rocks coral fish redtail parrotfish "parrot fish"
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