goliath grouper

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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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Epinephelus itajara (Lichlenstein, 1822) in the Amazonian coastal zone.
Using scars to photo-identify the goliath grouper, Epinephelus itajara. Mar.
Goliath grouper (Epinephelus itajara) can reach lengths of eight feet and weigh 600 pounds or more.
Fishery of the Goliath grouper, Epinephelus itajara (Teleostei: Epinephelidae) based on local ecological knowledge and fishery records in Yucatan, Mexico.
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1792) Serranidae Epinephelus itajara CIUA 14 ROMAN-VALENCIA & ACERO, 1992; (Lichtenstein, FROESE & PAULY, 2008.
One fisher affirmed that in areas where lobster fishery is intense, the abundance of bottom fishes, such as the mero (Epinephelus itajara), decreases.