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Epinephelus latifasciatus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1842)

Striped grouper

Class: Actinopterygii Subclass: Neopterygii Order:  Perciformes Family:  Serranidae    NCBI taxonomy FishBase  WoRMS
Habitat Occurrence type IUCN Red List Status
Marine Native Not Reported
Distribution in India Distribution elsewhere
Tamil Nadu coast. Red Sea, Persian Gulf, Gulf of Oman, Pakistan, Vietnam, Hong Kong, China, Korea, southern Japan, Taiwan and northwest Australia.
Serranus latifasciatus  Temminck & Schlegel, 1842
Priacanthichthys maderaspatensis  Day, 1868
Serranus grammicus  Day, 1868
Epinephelus grammicus  (Day, 1868)
Type specimen
Epinephelus latifasciatus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1842) latifasciatus, Serranus Temminck [C. J.] & Schlegel [H.] 1843:6 [Fauna Japonica Part 1; Nagasaki, Japan. Lectotype: RMNH D21 (stuffed). Paralectotypes: RMNH D22 (1, stuffed). Synonym: Epinephelus latifasciatus (Temminck & Schlegel, 1842), Serranus latifasciatus Temminck & Schlegel, 1842, Priacanthichthys maderaspatensis Day, 1868, Serranus grammicus Day, 1868, Epinephelus grammicus (Day, 1868) Order: Perciformes Family: Serranidae Distribution: Tamil Nadu coast. Indo-West Pacific: Red Sea, Persian Gulf, Gulf of Oman, Pakistan, India, Viet Nam, Hong Kong, China, Korea, southern Japan, Taiwan, and northwest Australia. Unknown from the east coast of Africa, islands of the Indian Ocean, Indonesia, Philippines, or New Guinea. Habitat: Marine IUCN status: Data deficient (DD)  More...
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