― Ticks are not dreadlocked. Her color was not red, yellow, or green, the color of the flag Rastafari Movement, a spiritual movement that espoused by Bob Marley. However, this parasitic crustaceans named Jamaican musicians, namely Gnathia marleyi. ∙ The only similarity between these small ticks and dreadlocked musician who died in 1981 it was, they were from the Caribbean. Isopods are known to attack the blood suckers of certain fish that live in coral reefs in the shallow eastern Caribbean [...].