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Epinephelus erythrurus (Valenciennes, 1828)

Cloudy Grouper

Classification
Class: Actinopterygii Subclass: Neopterygii Order:  Perciformes Family:  Serranidae    NCBI taxonomy FishBase  WoRMS
Habitat Occurrence type IUCN Red List Status
Brackish water, Marine Native Data deficient (DD)
Distribution
Distribution in India Distribution elsewhere
Lakshadweep Islands. Sri Lanka, East Indies and the Gulf of Thailand.
Synonyms
Serranus erythrurus Valenciennes, 1828
Epinephalus erythrurus  (Valenciennes, 1828)
Epinephelus townsendi  Boulenger, 1898
Type specimen
Epinephelus erythrurus (Valenciennes, 1828) erythrurus, Serranus Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1828:320 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 2; Malabar region, India. Holotype (unique): MNHN 0000-7545. Synonym: Epinephelus erythrurus (Valenciennes, 1828), Serranus erythrurus Valenciennes, 1828, Epinephalus erythrurus (Valenciennes, 1828), Epinephelus townsendi Boulenger, 1898 Order: Perciformes Family: Serranidae Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Pakistan, India including Laccadive(Lakshadweep) Islands, Sri lanka, and through the larger islands of the East Indices and the Gulf of Thailand. Habitat: Brackishwater, Marine IUCN status: Data deficient (DD)   More...
Biology
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