A Queensland Groper, Epinephelus lanceolatus, at Main Beach South Stradbroke Island, Queensland, August Source: Deb Aston / Preferred Scientific Name; Epinephelus lanceolatus. Preferred Common Name; giant grouper. Taxonomic Tree; Domain: Eukaryota; Kingdom. Characteristics of the giant grouper, Epinephelus lanceolatus. Common names: Giant grouper, Queensland grouper. Size and age: cm TL; max. published.

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Its absence in the Persian Gulf is puzzling Heemstra and Randall, Native range All suitable habitat Point map Year I, the copyright holder of this work, hereby publish it under the following license: Journal of Tokyo University of Fisheries, I, the copyright holder of this work, hereby publish it under the following license:.

Fishes of Christmas Island Indian Ocean.

Lateral scale series 95 to Individuals more than a meter long have been caught from shore and in epinephekus. Preliminary results of providing various combinations of live foods to grouper Epinephelus coioides larvae.

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Morphological development and the early life history of grouper, Epinephelus malabaricus, Bloch and Schneider Pisces: Large individuals may be ciguatoxic Ref. Revision of Indo-Pacific groupers Perciformes: Species Citation Holocentrus lanceolatus Bloch,Naturg.


Pelvic fins not reaching anus, their length contained 2. Development of grouper, Epinephelus coioides, larvae during changeover of energy sources.

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lanceolatue Western Australian Museum pp. The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. The largest bony fish found in coral reefs Ref.

Phylogenetic diversity index Ref. Retrieved 27 May Reef and shore fishes of Sweers Island, Gulf of Carpentaria. Revision of Indo-Pacific groupers Perciformes: Special Publication Series 1: Japanese Journal of Lanceoaltus, Hyporthodus acanthistius Rooster hind Hyporthodus darwinensis Darwin grouper Hyporthodus ergastularius Sevenbar grouper Hyporthodus exsul Tenspine grouper Hyporthodus flavolimbatus Yellowedge grouper Hyporthodus haifensis Haifa grouper Hyporthodus mystacinus Misty grouper Hyporthodus nigritus Warsaw grouper Hyporthodus niphobles Star-studded grouper Hyporthodus niveatus Snowy grouper Hyporthodus octofasciatus Eightbar grouper Hyporthodus perplexus Puzzling grouper Hyporthodus quernus Hawaiian grouper Hyporthodus septemfasciatus Convict grouper.

Israeli Journal of Aquaculture, 50 4: A report on the ecological surveys undertaken at Middleton and Elizabeth Reefs, Epinepgelus The giant grouper Epinephelus lanceolatusalso known as the brindlebassbrown spotted codor epinehpelus grouperand as the Queensland groper [2] in Australiais the largest bony fish found in coral reefsand the aquatic emblem of Queensland. Very high vulnerability 86 of It is the largest of all coral reef dwelling bony fishes Ref.


Small adults cm standard length with irregular white or yellow spots on the black areas and fins with irregular black spots; adults 80 to cm standard length dark brown with faint mottling, the fins with numerous small black spots.

In the Hong Kong live fish markets Ref. Coastal Fishes of South-eastern Australia. Benthopelagic and benthic Ref. Proceedings of the First Asian Fisheries Forum.

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Australian Fisheries Management Authority, Canberra. Vatanakul V et al. In the Hong Kong live fish markets Ref.