Epinephelus


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Related to Epinephelus: Merou, Garoupa, grouper
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Noun1.Epinephelus - genus of groupers or sea bassEpinephelus - genus of groupers or sea bass  
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
family Serranidae, Serranidae - marine fishes: sea basses; sea perches; groupers; jewfish
coney, Epinephelus fulvus - black-spotted usually dusky-colored fish with reddish fins
hind - any of several mostly spotted fishes that resemble groupers
Epinephelus adscensionis, rock hind - found around rocky coasts or on reefs
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Para la realizacion del presente trabajo se adquirieron 15 muestras de cada una de las siguientes especies; de agua dulce: armadillo (Hypostomus watwata), cachama (Colosoma macropomun), tilapia (Oreochromis sp.) y trucha (Oncorhynchus mykiss); de estuario: carpeta (Eugerres awlae), corvina (Cysnoscion maracaiboensis), lisa (Mugil curema) y robalo (Centropomus undecimalis); y marinas: bocachico (Prochilodus reticulatus), mero (Epinephelus striatus), merluza (Merluccius albidus) y pargo (Lutjanus buccanella).
The most abundant species were Eleutheronema tetradactylum (fourfinger threadfin), Otolithes ruber (tigertooth croaker), Pampus argenteus (silver pomfret), Scomberomorus commerson (narrow-barred Spanish mackerel), Scomberomorus guttatus (Indo-Pacific king mackerel), Pomadasys kaakan (javelin grunter), Epinephelus coioides (orange-spotted grouper), Thunnus tonggol (longtail tuna), Dussumieria (rainbow sardines), Coryphaena hippurus (mahi-mahi), Acanthopagrus latus (yellowfin seabream) and Cynoglossus arel (largescale tonguesole) [2,3] (Figure 1).
(2009) for Atlantic goliath grouper (Epinephelus itajara).
The main genera were: Anchoa, Eucinostomus, Epinephelus and Urotrygon, each with six species, followed by Prionotus and Diplectrum, each with five species.
The dusky grouper (Epinephelus marginatus) (Lowe, 1834) is a Serranidae protogynous hermaphrodite species with great ecological importance.
Currently, it has four local species available that are economically valuable: Hamour (Epinephelus coioides), Sobaity seabream (Sparidentex hasta), Sheim (Acanthopagrus datnia), and Gabbit (Rhabdosargus sarba).
Yambot, who was the study's lead scientist, said in an interview that most of the identified species included groupers belonging to Epinephelus (large sea fish), Cephalopholis (aquarium fish) and Plectropomus (species of leopard coral grouper, spotted coral grouper and black saddled coral grouper).
References Hg Pb Scientific name Region Agah et al.,2009 0.7 9 Pomadasys sp Persian gulf Agah et al.,2009 0.2 7 Platycephalus Persian gulf Agah et al.,2009 - 4 Otolithes rubber Persian gulf Agah et al.,2009 - 8 Pampus argenteus Persian gulf Agah et al.,2009 - 5 Epinephelus tauvina Persian gulf (present study) 0.8 30 Brachirus orientalis Abadan port Table 2: Comparing the heavy metals mercury and lead in Black sole fish muscle in the present study with international standards mg/kg wet weight.
Dietary vitamin E requirement of grouper, Epinephelus malabaritus, at two lipid levels and their effects on immune responses.
forsteri dsfsg451-11(adc11_214.7 dsfsg566-11(adc11_214.7 #2) #4) Epinephelus HQ174825, HQ174826 HQ174838, HQ174839 lanceolatus Plectropomus gbgc1814-06, gbgc1208-06, AY963555, AY963556 leopardus fscs615-07 Maximum Likelihood (ML) trees were constructed using the default settings implemented in the program MEGA 5.05 (Tamura et al.
saxatilis (1.00%, Keembiyehetty and Gatlin, 1993), red drum, Sciaenops ocellatus (1.06%, Moon and Gatlin, 1991), yellowtail, Seriola quinqueradiata (1.11%, Ruchimat et al., 1997), grouper, Epinephelus coioides (1.31%, Luo et al., 2005), cobia, Rachycentron canadum (1.19%, Zhou et al., 2006), and yellow croaker, Pseudosciaena crocea (1.44%, Mai et al., 2006).