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Epinephelus faveatus (Valenciennes, 1828)

Barred-chest Grouper

Classification
Class: Actinopterygii Subclass: Neopterygii Order:  Perciformes Family:  Serranidae    NCBI taxonomy FishBase  WoRMS
Habitat Occurrence type IUCN Red List Status
Marine Native Not Reported
Distribution
Distribution in India Distribution elsewhere
Kerala, Trivandrum, Travancore, Kovalam, Vizhinjam, Tuticorin, Mandapam, Madras. Sri Lanka and southern Indonesia.
Synonyms
Serranus faveatus  Valenciennes, 1828
Serranus bontoo  Valenciennes, 1828
Type specimen
Epinephelus faveatus (Valenciennes, 1828) faveatus, Serranus Valenciennes [A.] in Cuvier & Valenciennes 1828:329 [Histoire naturelle des poissons v. 2; Mauritius, Mascarenes, southwestern Indian Ocean; Sri Lanka. Syntypes: MNHN 0000-1714 (1) Sri Lanka. Synonym: Epinephelus faveatus (Valenciennes, 1828), Serranus faveatus Valenciennes, 1828, Serranus bontoo Valenciennes, 1828 Order: Perciformes Family: Serranidae Distribution: India: Southern India. Eastern Indian ocean: Sri Lanka and southern Indonesia. Habitat: Marine IUCN status: Data deficient (DD)  More...
Biology
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