Lion fish are invasive predators in the Caribbean. They eat, eat and eat the little reef fish. If you see one spear it. If you see on on a menu order it. Lion fish is a delicate and delicious fish. Good for the reef, the fisherman and everyone who spears or eats one.
Reconsidering the Moorish Idol: One makes no understatement in saying that this is a species for the advanced aquarist. Still, in consideration of all of the technological and methodological refinements taking place in the hobby, there is every reason to conclude that the Moorish idol will yet become a staple of the ornamental fish trade.