Chlorurus sordidusis commonly referred to as Bullethead Parrotfish, Burnt Parrotfish, Daisy Parrotfish, Green-finned Parrotfish, Green Parrotfish, Shabby Parrotfish. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not for beginners. A aquarium size of at least 2500 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
One of the most widespread parrotfishes, but highly variable and some geographical forms that are probably subspecific. Inhabit both coral rich and open pavement areas of shallow reef flats and lagoon and seaward reefs. Juveniles found in coral rubble areas of reef flats and lagoons. Feed on benthic algae