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Epinephelus radiatus (Day, 1868)

Oblique-banded grouper

Class: Actinopterygii Subclass: Neopterygii Order:  Perciformes Family:  Serranidae    NCBI taxonomy FishBase  WoRMS
Habitat Occurrence type IUCN Red List Status
Marine Native Least Concern (LC)
Distribution in India Distribution elsewhere
southern Indian coast and Vishakhapatnam Red Sea to Japan and Papua New Guinea.
Serranus radiatus  Day, 1868
Epinephelus radians  (Day, 1868)
Epinephelus radiates  (Day, 1868)
Epinephilus radiatus  (Day, 1868)
Epinephelus doederleinii  Franz, 1910
Epinephelus döderleinii  Franz, 1910
Type specimen
Epinephelus radiatus (Day, 1868) radiatus, Serranus Day [F.] 1868:699 [Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1867 (pt 3); Near Madras, India. Holotype (unique): ZSI F1676. Possible holotype: AMS B.8342 (1). Synonym: Epinephelus radiatus (Day, 1868), Serranus radiatus Day, 1868, Epinephelus radians (Day, 1868), Epinephelus radiates (Day, 1868), Epinephilus radiatus (Day, 1868), Epinephelus doederleinii Franz, 1910, Epinephelus döderleinii Franz, 1910 Order: Perciformes Family: Serranidae Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: spotty distribution from the Red Sea to Japan and Papua New Guinea. Referred to as Epinephelus morrhua morrhua in Japan Habitat: Marine IUCN status: Least Concern (LC)  More...
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