Mycteroperca bonaci


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Noun1.Mycteroperca bonaci - large dark grouper with a thick head and rough scalesMycteroperca bonaci - large dark grouper with a thick head and rough scales
grouper - usually solitary bottom sea basses of warm seas
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curtus has previously been recorded in another serranid fish: Mycteroperca bonaci (Poey, 1860) in the littoral of Bahia and Espirito Santo (Luque et al., 1998), demonstrating the specificity of this sea lice for the fishes of the family Serranidae in the Atlantic Ocean.
A few key differences: The true black grouper (Mycteroperca bonaci) has dark markings on the body forming box- or chain-like patterns.
Red grouper, Epinephelus morio (n = 45), were the primary emphasis for this study, with sensitivityruns performed using parameterizations from the movements of opportunistically tagged black grouper, Mycteroperca bonaci (n = 3), and mutton snapper, Lutjanus analis (n = 3).
Observations of a black grouper (Mycteroperca bonaci) spawning aggregation in Bermuda.
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The black grouper (Mycteroperca bonaci) is the second largest grouper in the western Atlantic and is classified as near threatened in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species because of declining populations (Ferreira et al., 2008).
In this municipality, artisanal fishing is the main economic activity, producing a wide variety of fish, such as, Hirundichthys affinis, Coryphaena hippurus, Thunnus albacares, Mycteroperca bonaci, Lutjanus synagris, L.