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Epinephelus corallicola (Valenciennes, 1828)

Coral Grouper

Classification
Class: Actinopterygii Subclass: Neopterygii Order:  Perciformes  Family:  Serranidae    NCBI taxonomy FishBase  WoRMS  OBIS
Habitat Occurrence type IUCN Red List Status
Brackish water, Marine Native Data deficient (DD)
Distribution
Distribution in India Distribution elsewhere
Tamil Nadu coast. Thailand, Hong Kong,Taiwan, Western Australia, Northern Territory, Queensland, New South Wales, eastward to the Solomon and Mariana Islands, Indonesia, Singapore, Philippines, Papua New Guinea and Palau.
Synonyms
Serranus corallicola  Valenciennes, 1828
Epinephelus coralicola (Valenciennes, 1828)
Serranus altivelioides  Bleeker, 1849
Type specimen
Epinephelus corallicola (Valenciennes, 1828) corallicola, Serranus Valenciennes [A.] (ex Kuhl & van Hasselt) in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1828:336 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 2; Java, Indonesia. Holotype: RMNH D154 (dry). Synonym: Epinephelus corallicola (Valenciennes, 1828), Serranus corallicola Valenciennes, 1828, Epinephelus coralicola (Valenciennes, 1828), Serranus altivelioides Bleeker, 1849.  More...
Biology
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