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n.1.(Zool.) A Mediterranean food fish (Sparisoma scarus) of excellent quality and highly valued by the Romans; - called also parrot fish.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Two species of fish, of the genus Scarus, which are common here, exclusively feed on coral: both are coloured of a splendid bluish-green, one living invariably in the lagoon, and the other amongst the outer breakers.
notospilus, Ophioblennius steindachneri, Cephalophis panamensis, H, chierchiae, Caranx caballus, Fistularia comersonii, Scarus compressus, S.
0.00 0.03 0.00 Balistes spp.# 0.03 0.00 0.00 Neoniphon marianus 0.03 0.00 0.00 Balistes capriscus# 0.00 0.00 0.00 Paranthias furcifer 0.00 0.00 0.00 Serranus annularis 0.00 0.00 0.00 Mycteroperca venenosa# 0.01 0.00 0.00 Scarus coelestinus 0.01 0.00 0.00 Overall Scientific name 2015 mean Haemulidae 0.00 32.04 Haemulon striatum 12.15 24.70 Schultzea beta 33.00 19.67 Apogon spp.
Bellwood, "Low-quality sediments deter grazing by the parrotfish Scarus rivulatus on inner-shelf reefs," Coral Reefs, vol.
The gene has been effective when used as a parameter for the study of the genetic relationships in other fish groups, such as the genus Scarus (SMITH et al., 2008).
The remains of fish mostly fish heads belongs to Scarus gibbus, Scarus sp.
(13) Palytoxin poisoning most commonly follows consumption of cooked saltwater fish including mackerel (Decapterus macrosoma), grouper (Epinephelus spp.), filefish (Altera scripta), trigger fish (Melichtys vidua), parrotfish (Scarus ovifrons), blue humphead parrotfish (Ypsiscarus ovifrons), and even locally caught sardines and xanthid crabs (Demania reynaudii).
The species were the Redfin Parrotfish Sparisoma rubripinne (46 spawning events observed), Queen Parrotfish Scarus vetula (11), and Stoplight Parrotfish, Sparisoma vi ride (3).
For the college category, winners include: Calvin Alfred Caduhada, Bea Alfeche, Cristine Pontiniela, Cassandra Giselle Gaas, Ellah Jane Abay-abay, Acetylene Bolotaolo and Charisse Chua of the Cebu Institute of Technology University for their research "Extraction and purification of bromelain from pineapple peelings using PEG-Phosphate Aqueous two-phase system" (first place); Dinah Belle Abong, Esther Ann Nacita, Marc Daniel Nisperos, Kim Sarong, Daniel Sarte, Quennie Fritzie Toralde and Pretty Villar from Silliman University for "Antibacterial activity of epidermal mucus from scarus species" (second place); and Joseph Joel Guardiario, Chong Min Park, Junver Libor and Joshua Nepomuceno from the University of San Carlos for "Power hand-drill kart" (third place).
Crustaceans, worms, zooplankton Scaridae Chlorurus gibbus Benthic grazer of algae Scaridae Hipposcarus harid Thread algae Scaridae Scarus spp.