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12 gorgeous animals of the coral reef

By: Anna Norris on June 7, 2013, 12:15 p.m.
Moorish idol

Photo: Anna Norris

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Moorish idol

The Moorish idol is so named from the Moors of Africa, who were said to believe that the fish brought happiness. They mate for life. (And yes, this fish was the inspiration for Gill in "Finding Nemo.")