goliath grouper

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Related to Epinephelus itajara: Garoupa, Goliath grouper

go·li·ath grouper

 (gə-lī′əth)
n.
A large grouper (Epinephelus itajara) of tropical and subtropical Atlantic and eastern Pacific waters, having a greenish-brown body with dark spots and bars. Also called jewfish.
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Goliath grouper Epinephelus itajara sound production and movement patterns on aggregation sites.
Uniforme Cunaro Rhomboplites aurorubens Agosto Curvinata, Cynoscion virescens Jul-ago turbina, Guasa Epinephelus itajara Uniforme Jurel Caranx hippos Mar-may, jul-oct Jurelete, Caranx latus Uniforme ojo gordo Lebranche Mugil liza Dic-abr Lisa Mugil sp.
Littlehead porgy Calamus proridens Gulf toadfish Opsanus beta Great hammerhead Sphyrna mokarran Chain dogfish Scyliorhinus retifer Short bigeye Pristigenys alta Ocean triggerfish Canthidermis sufflamen Squirrelfish Holocentrus adscensionis Cubbyu Pareques umbrosus Sand tilefish Malacanthus plumieri Night shark Carcharhinus signatus Yellowmouth grouper Mycteroperca interstitialis Triggerfish (family) Balistidae Rock hind Epinephelus adscensionis Goliath grouper Epinephelus itajara Wahoo Acanthocybium solandri Reticulate moray Muraena retifera Blackbar drum Equetus iwamotoi Round scad Decapterus punctatus Hake (genus) Urophycis sp.
Fishers' resource mapping and goliath grouper Epinephelus itajara (Serranidae) conservation in Brazil.
1792) Serranidae Epinephelus itajara CIUA 14 ROMAN-VALENCIA & ACERO, 1992; (Lichtenstein, FROESE & PAULY, 2008.
Acanthocybium solandri Cioba Lutjanus analis Corvina Micropogonias furnieri Dentao Lutjanus jocu Dourado Coryphaena hippurus Gracaim - Guaiuba Ocyurus chrysurus Guaricema - Lagosta Palinurus laevicauda, Palinurus argus Mero Epinephelus itajara Olho de Boi Seriola dumerili Pescada Cynoscion spp.
tiburon Orthopristis chrysoptera armado Chriodorus atherinoides pejerey Epinephelus itajara cherna Ariopsis felis bagre Ginglymostoma cirratum tiburon gata Caretta caretta tortuga Stenella spp.
Evaluation of finrays as a non-lethal ageing method for protected goliath grouper Epinephelus itajara.
shark 91 9 Carcharhinus perezii, Caribbean reef shark 19 81 Sphyrna tiburo, bonnethead 56 44 Squalus acanthias, spiny dogfish 0 100 Total percentage Selachimorpha 45 30 Serranidae: (n = 307) Epinephelus morio, red grouper 81 19 Epinephelus itajara, goliath grouper 91 9 Mycteroperca microlepis, gag 54 46 Mycteroperca bonaci, black grouper 50 21 Epinephelus niveatus, snowy grouper T 100 Total percentage Serranidae 74 23 Anguilliformes: (n = 282) Ophichthus rex, king snake eel 100 0 Congridae, conger eels 97 3 Total percentage Anguilliformes 94 5 Other Osteichthyes: (n = 275) Sciaenops ocellatus, red drum 90 4 Sphyraena barracuda, great barracuda 41 41 Rachycentron canadum, cobia 37 53 Echeneis sp.
3 Cynoscion microlepidotus -- -- -- -- Dasyatis guttata -- -- -- -- Elagatis bipinnulata -- -- -- -- Elops saurus -- -- -- -- Epinephelus itajara -- -- -- -- Eucinostomus melanopterus 0.