Mycteroperca


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Related to Mycteroperca: Sparidae, Mycteroperca bonaci
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Noun1.Mycteroperca - groupersMycteroperca - groupers        
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
family Serranidae, Serranidae - marine fishes: sea basses; sea perches; groupers; jewfish
Mycteroperca bonaci, jewfish - large dark grouper with a thick head and rough scales
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For example, all gag (Mycteroperca microlepis) observed during this study were caught during closed seasons and were, therefore, discarded.
Idade e crescimento do badejo-mira, Mycteroperca rubra (Bloch 1793), no sudeste do Brasil.
(2014) hypothesized that the source-sink metapopulation dynamic of the Mycteroperca rosacea larvae in 17 zones distributed across the Great Islands describes the direction and frequency of larval dispersion based on an oceanographic model (HAMSOM) that favors the understanding of empirical genetic data.
To examine fish counts, we focused on case studies of red snapper (Lutjanus campechanus), vermilion snapper (Rhomboplites aurorubens), and scamp (Mycteroperca phenax).
Relative survival of gags Mycteroperca microlepis released within a recreational hook-and-line fishery: application of the Cox Regression Model to control for heterogeneity in a large-scale mark-recapture study.
Actually, the speargun is one of the gears used in the Yucatan for catching this and other grouper species, such as the black grouper, Mycteroperca bonaci.
The reef top and walls serve as important residential habitats for commercially valuable grouper and snapper assemblages, including Nassau; yellowfin, Mycteroperca venenosa; yellowmouth, M.
Squatinidae Argentine conger Conger orbignianus, Congridae Myrophis punctatus, Ophichthidae Raneya brasiliensis Ophidiidae Argentine croaker Umbrina canosai Sciaenidae Argentine goatfish Mullus argentinae Mullidae Argentine hake Merluccius hubbsi Phycidae Argentine red shrimp Pleoticus muelleri Penaeidae Argentine stiletto Artemesia longinaris Penaeidae shrimp Atlantic bigeye Priacanthus arenatus Priacantidae Banded croaker Paralonchurus brasiliensis Sciaenidae Blue runner Caranx crysos Carangidae Bluewing searobin Prionotus punctatus Triglidae Brazilian codling Urophycis brasiliensis Phycidae Brazilian flathead Percophis brasiliensis Percophidae Codling Urophycis mystacea Phycidae Comb grouper Mycteroperca bonaci, M.
Those authors adopted the classification developed by Craig and Hastings (2007) that placed the dusky grouper in Mycteroperca. For our study, we followed the most recent classification (Craig et al., 2011), in which the species was retained in Epinephelus, given the absence of conclusive studies to change the genus.
flavolimbatus (7.3%); black grouper, Mycteroperca bonaci (6.3%); and gag grouper, M.
Aspects of the life history of the yellowmouth grouper, Mycteroperca interstitialis, in the eastern Gulf of Mexico.