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Queen Parrotfish Scarus vetula


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Queen Parrotfish, supermale
credit: Laszlo Ilyes/CCSA

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Family: Scaridae, Parrotfishes view all from this family

Description The queen parrotfish (Scarus vetula) is a species of parrotfish found at reefs in the Caribbean Sea.

Dimensions Up to 24" (61 cm).

Habitat Estuaries, tidal flats & salt marshes, Ocean or bay shallows, Tidepools.

Range Southeast, Florida, Texas.