15 strange animals of the Red Sea

These marine creatures stand out for their odd appearances.

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Blunt-head parrotfish

Our list would not be complete without the mention of the fish with the iconic kisser: the parrotfish! The steephead parrotfish is a beautifully colored, large parrotfish that can grow to over 2 feet long.

This fish's recognizable mouth is actually two large teeth that help it to chew through the coral reef to eat its primary diet of algae.

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