Serranidae


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Noun1.Serranidae - marine fishes: sea basses; sea perches; groupers; jewfish
fish family - any of various families of fish
order Perciformes, order Percomorphi, Perciformes, Percomorphi - one of the largest natural groups of fishes of both marine and fresh water: true perches; basses; tuna
serranid, serranid fish - marine food sport fishes mainly of warm coastal waters
genus Morone, Morone - carnivorous fresh and salt water fishes
sea bass - any of various food and sport fishes of the Atlantic coast of the United States having an elongated body and long spiny dorsal fin
genus Synagrops, Synagrops - a genus of Serranidae
genus Roccus, Roccus - a genus of Serranidae
genus Serranus, Serranus - type genus of the Serranidae: mostly small Pacific sea basses
Epinephelus, genus Epinephelus - genus of groupers or sea bass
genus Paranthias, Paranthias - a genus of Serranidae
genus Rypticus, Rypticus - a genus of fish of the family Serranidae, including soapfishes
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The dusky grouper (Epinephelus marginatus) (Lowe, 1834) is a Serranidae protogynous hermaphrodite species with great ecological importance.
Arripididae Australian Salmons * * -- -- Carangidae Trevallies * * -- * Elasmobranch Sharks, Skates and Rays * -- * -- Lutjanidae Coral Snappers, Fusiliers * -- * -- Mugilidae Sea Mullets * * -- -- Pleuronectiformes Flatfishes * * -- -- Pomatomidae Tailors * -- -- -- Sciaenidae Mulloways * * -- * Serranidae Rockcods and Seaperches * * * * Sillaginidae Whitings * -- -- * C.
15 Aintree Also known as the Serranidae fish family, there are 475 different species of sea bass.
It's in the same family with groupers and sea bass, Serranidae.
A garoupa-verdadeira Epinephelus marginatus (Lowe, 1834) e uma especie hermafrodita protoginica, pertence a familia Serranidae, subfamilia Epinephelinae, apresentando ocorrencia ao longo da costa Sudeste-Sul do Brasil (FIGUEIREDO; MENEZES, 2000).
1792) Serranidae Epinephelus itajara CIUA 14 ROMAN-VALENCIA & ACERO, 1992; (Lichtenstein, FROESE & PAULY, 2008.
Serranidae, Anguilliformes, Other Osteichthyes, and Batoidea each represented approximately 1% of the total bycatch, while Invertebrata and Lutjanidae each represented less than 1% of the total bycatch (Table 1).
Groupers of the world (family Serranidae, subfamily Epinephelinae).
The most common families are the Pomacentridae (angelfish, damselfish and clownfish), the Holocentridae (soldierfish and squirrelfish), Chaetodonitidae (butterfly fish) Acanthuridae (surgeonfish, named for the sharp spines at the base of the tail), the Muraenidae (moray eels), the Serranidae (sea-bass and groupers), the Scaridae (parrotfish, named for the shape of their mouths, capable of rasping the hard coral), and the Balistidae (triggerfish).