Monthly Archives: November 2013

Reef Rescuers Fishy Cleaners

Here is another video from the reef rescuers on Praslin. They say: “During our mid-water coral nursery monitoring, we have a little help from fishy cleaners. In this video, a school of Forktail Rabbitfish (Siganus argenteus) is busy at work eating the algae that compete with our nursery corals, providing a helping hand (or mouth) […]

Reef Rescuers Humphead Parrotfish Encounter

embedded by Embedded Video Here is nice little video from the reef rescuers on Praslin. The reef rescuers say “During our coral nursery monitoring visits, we often encounter solitary or small groups of Humphead Parrotfish, Bolbometopon muricatum. These peaceful giants come for a free meal when we clean the nurseries from algae and barnacles. We […]