The Damselfish
Season 02, Episode 09
Damech it self
Air date April 23, 2013
Episode guide
The Porcupine Puffer
The Scared Sperm Whale
Some algae-eating fish need help dealing with damselfish to chase them off the algae they are farming. This threatens the entire coral reef, but will the damselfish understand it?..

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In real life damselfish defend their algae because they need it to survive and sometimes large schools of algae eating fish can overwhelm damselfish and devour all the algae the damselfish have grown.