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Photographer's Note

This fish is the Chlorurus Gibbus, alias parrot fish (in Italy), seen at surface of water.
This kind of fish powders the madrepores with own beak and leaves again the fragments in the form of fine sand.
The activity of those fishes is the origin of many coral beaches.

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  • Copyright: Freddy Adams (manada) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 715 W: 64 N: 1218] (6239)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2006-07-26
  • Categories: Nature
  • Exposure: f/4.2, 1/250 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2006-08-11 12:43
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