Yellowhead Parrotfish, Scarus spinus (Kner 1868)

Other Names: Greensnout Parrotfish, Spiny Parrotfish, Yellow-head Parrotfish

A Yellowhead Parrotfish, Scarus spinus, at Lomaiviti, Fiji. Source: Mark Rosenstein / iNaturalist. License: CC by Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike

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Bray, D.J. 2020, Scarus spinus in Fishes of Australia, accessed 25 May 2024,

Yellowhead Parrotfish, Scarus spinus (Kner 1868)


Nicholson, G.M. & Clements, K.D. 2020. Resolving resource partitioning in parrotfishes (Scarini) using microhistology of feeding substrata. Coral Reefs

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