genus Epinephelus


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Noun1.genus Epinephelus - genus of groupers or sea bassgenus Epinephelus - genus of groupers or sea bass  
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
family Serranidae, Serranidae - marine fishes: sea basses; sea perches; groupers; jewfish
coney, Epinephelus fulvus - black-spotted usually dusky-colored fish with reddish fins
hind - any of several mostly spotted fishes that resemble groupers
Epinephelus adscensionis, rock hind - found around rocky coasts or on reefs
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To date, most grouper investigated in detail and that belong to the genus Epinephelus have been confirmed to be monandric hermaphrodites (Sadovy et al., 1994; Brule et al., 2000; Pears et al., 2006; DeMartini et al., 2011; Wakefield et al., 2015).
The genus Epinephelus is comprised of 99 species of perciform fishes commonly known as groupers.