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Epinephelus multinotatus


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lexID:
7307 
Scientific:
Epinephelus multinotatus 
German:
Zackenbarsch 
English:
White-blotched grouper 
Category:
Percoïdés 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Serranidae (Family) > Epinephelus (Genus) > multinotatus (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Peters, ), 1876 
Occurrence:
Djibouti, Iran, Kuwait, the Chagos Archipelago (the Chagos Islands), Vereinigte Arabische Emirate, Irak, Mozambique, Yemen, Afrique de l'Est, Afrique du Sud, Arabie-saudite, Australie, Bahreïn, Comores, golfe persique, île Maurice, Indonésie, Kenya, La Réunion, Madagascar, Maldives, Océan Indien, Oman, Ouest de l'Océan Indien, Seychelles, Somalie, Tansanie 
Size:
75 cm - 100 cm 
Temperature:
22°C - 28°C 
Food:
Predatory, crabes, crevettes, crevettes-barbier, crustacés, homard, langoustes, mysis, poissons (petits poissons), poissons coralliens de toutes les espèces, squille, tourteaux 
Difficulty:
Pas pour l'aquarium! 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2014-07-04 12:42:38 

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(Peters, 1876)

Epinephelus multinotatus ia an inhabitant of muddy andsandy bottom coastal areas down to a depth of 110 meters.

This big predatoryfish feed on all kind of coralfishs and crustaceans.

It has been suggested that juveniles mimic the damselfish Neopomacentrus sindensis, presumably to get closer to their unsuspecting prey

Not seen in the trade, better left in the wild.

Epinephelus jayakari (Boulenger, 1889)
Epinephelus leprosus Smith, 1955
Epinephelus rankini Whitley, 1945
Serranus jayakari Boulenger, 1889
Serranus multinotatus Peters, 1876

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Vertebrata (Subphylum) > Gnathostomata (Superclass) > Pisces (Superclass) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Serranidae (Family) > Epinephelinae (Subfamily) > Epinephelus (Genus)

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