Lutjanus apodus

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Noun1.Lutjanus apodus - food fish of warm Caribbean and Atlantic waters
snapper - any of several large sharp-toothed marine food and sport fishes of the family Lutjanidae of mainly tropical coastal waters
genus Lutjanus, Lutjanus - type genus of the Lutjanidae: snappers
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Where I was standing inside of his position, I picked up a schoolmaster snapper on a Clouser fly.
I study the migration of schoolmaster snapper from their juvenile nurseries in mangroves to coral reefs.
Reeker (1995) also showed a high percentage (69%; 312 out of 449 stomachs) of schoolmaster snapper (Lutjanus apodus) contained prey, when fish were collected from depths similar to those of the our study (1 to 27 m).