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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerranidae 
AphiaID: 125561

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVertebrata (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathostomata (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPisces (Superclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorActinopterygii (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerranidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerciformes
Sources  basis of record van der Land, J.; Costello, M.J.; Zavodnik, D.; Santos, R.S.; Porteiro, F.M.; Bailly, N.; Eschmeyer, W.N.; Froese, R. (2001). Pisces, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 357-374 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsea basses: groupers and fairy basslets  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorZackenbarsche  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhavsabborrfiskar  [details]
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taxa (166)

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 Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAnthiinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthistius Gill, 1862
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnatolanthias Anderson, Parin & Randall, 1990
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthias Bloch, 1792
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBaldwinella Anderson & Heemstra, 2012
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaesioperca Castelnau, 1872
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaprodon Temminck & Schlegel, 1843
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChoranthias Anderson & Heemstra, 2012
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDactylanthias Bleeker, 1871
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelides Ogilby, 1899
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGiganthias Katayama, 1954
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemanthias Steindachner, 1875
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolanthias Günther, 1868
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypoplectrodes Gill, 1862
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepidoperca Regan, 1914
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuzonichthys Herre, 1936
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeganthias Randall & Heemstra, 2006
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemanthias Smith, 1954
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontanthias Bleeker, 1873
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOthos Castelnau, 1875
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectranthias Bleeker, 1873
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronotogrammus Gill, 1863
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudanthias Bleeker, 1871
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRabaulichthys Allen, 1984
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSacura Jordan & Richardson, 1910
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSelenanthias Tanaka, 1918
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerranocirrhitus Watanabe, 1949
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTosana Smith & Pope, 1906
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTosanoides Kamohara, 1953
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachypoma Günther, 1859
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthiasicus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemanthias Steindachner, 1875
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthisa accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthias Bloch, 1792
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCentristhmus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemanthias Steindachner, 1875
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEllerkeldia accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypoplectrodes Gill, 1862
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEntonanthias accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthias Bloch, 1792
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFranzia accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudanthias Bleeker, 1871
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemianthias accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemanthias Steindachner, 1875
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsobuna accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectranthias Bleeker, 1873
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLacepedia Castelnau, 1873 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaesioperca Castelnau, 1872
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptanthias accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudanthias Bleeker, 1871
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMikrolabrichthys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMirolabrichthys Herre, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudanthias Bleeker, 1871
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMirolabrichtys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMirolabrichthys Herre, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudanthias Bleeker, 1871
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeoanthias accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaprodon Temminck & Schlegel, 1843
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOcyanthias accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolanthias Günther, 1868
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPacificogramma accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPronotogrammus Gill, 1863
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlanctanthias Fowler, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudanthias Bleeker, 1871
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSayonara Jordan & Seale, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectranthias Bleeker, 1873
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerranops accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectranthias Bleeker, 1873
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZacallanthias accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectranthias Bleeker, 1873
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaesioscorpis Whitley, 1945
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiploprioninae
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAethaloperca Fowler, 1904
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlphestes Bloch & Schneider, 1801
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnyperodon Günther, 1859
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathyanthias Günther, 1880
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBatrachus
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis Bloch & Schneider, 1801
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromileptes Swainson, 1839
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCromileptes Swainson, 1839
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDermatolepis Gill, 1861
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus Bloch, 1793
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGonioplectrus Gill, 1862
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracila Randall, 1964
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHyporthodus Gill, 1861
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJeboehlkia Robins, 1967
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiopropoma Gill, 1861
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycteroperca Gill, 1862
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNiphon Cuvier, 1828
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParanthias Guichenot, 1868
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectropomus Oken, 1817
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRainfordia McCulloch, 1923
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaloptia Smith, 1964
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTriso Randall, Johnson & Lowe, 1989
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVariola Swainson, 1839
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBonaci (nomen nudum)
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAetheloperca accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAethaloperca Fowler, 1904
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAetholoperca accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAethaloperca Fowler, 1904
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAltiserranus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus Bloch, 1793
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAthaloperca accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAethaloperca Fowler, 1904
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopolis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis Bloch & Schneider, 1801
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCepholopholis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis Bloch & Schneider, 1801
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCerna accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus Bloch, 1793
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCernua Costa, 1849 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus Bloch, 1793
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChenia Fowler, 1958 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOthos Castelnau, 1875
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCherna accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChenia Fowler, 1958 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOthos Castelnau, 1875
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorvina accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSciaena Linnaeus, 1758
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCromileptis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCromileptes Swainson, 1839
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCynichthys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus Bloch, 1793
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEphinephelus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus Bloch, 1793
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinelhelus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus Bloch, 1793
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephalus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus Bloch, 1793
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus Bloch, 1793
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGarrupa accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus Bloch, 1793
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilia accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracila Randall, 1964
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomalogrystes accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus Bloch, 1793
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOligorus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaccullochella Whitley, 1929
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacanthistius accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectropomus Oken, 1817
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPercam accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerca Linnaeus, 1758
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrometopon accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis Bloch & Schneider, 1801
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPriacanthichthys accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus Bloch, 1793
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerrihastaperca accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus Bloch, 1793
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStereolepoides accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus Bloch, 1793
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrisotropis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMycteroperca Gill, 1862
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGrammistinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAporops Schultz, 1943
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulacocephalus Temminck & Schlegel, 1843
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBelonoperca Fowler & Bean, 1930
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiploprion Cuvier, 1828
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrammistes Bloch & Schneider, 1801
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrammistops Schultz, 1953
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPogonoperca Günther, 1859
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudogramma Bleeker, 1875
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRypticus Cuvier, 1829
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSuttonia Smith, 1953
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaribrhegma accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudogramma Bleeker, 1875
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathypops accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpistognathus Cuvier, 1816
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPogonaperca accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPogonoperca Günther, 1859
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPromicropterus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRypticus Cuvier, 1829
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudogrammus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudogramma Bleeker, 1875
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudorhegma accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudogramma Bleeker, 1875
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhegma accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudogramma Bleeker, 1875
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhypticus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRypticus Cuvier, 1829
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScianea accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSciaena Linnaeus, 1758
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTulelepis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrammistops Schultz, 1953
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemilutjanus Bleeker, 1876
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLiopropomatinae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChorististium accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiopropoma Gill, 1861
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFlagelloserranus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiopropoma Gill, 1861
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrystes accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicropterus Lacepède, 1802
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLabracopsis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiopropoma Gill, 1861
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiopoproma accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiopropoma Gill, 1861
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPikea Steindachner, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiopropoma Gill, 1861
Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNiphoninae
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSerranidae incertae sedis
Subfamily Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSerraninae
  » Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBullisichthys Rivas, 1971
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCentropristis Cuvier, 1829
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChelidoperca Boulenger, 1895
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCratinus Steindachner, 1878
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplectrum Holbrook, 1855
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDules Cuvier, 1829
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypoplectrus Gill, 1861
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParalabrax Girard, 1856
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasphyraenops Bean, 1912
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchultzea Woods, 1958
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerraniculus Ginsburg, 1952
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerranus Cuvier, 1816
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZalanthias
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypoplectus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypoplectrus Gill, 1861
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeanthias accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerranus Cuvier, 1816
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNovanthias accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerranus Cuvier, 1816
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacentropristis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerranus Cuvier, 1816
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectropoma accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectropomus Oken, 1817
» Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchultzetta accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchultzea Woods, 1958

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAylopon Rafinesque, 1810 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthias Bloch, 1792
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEmmelanthias Smith, 1955 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNemanthias Smith, 1954
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrammiste accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGrammistes Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemitlutjanus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemilutjanus Bleeker, 1876
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMirolabrichthys Herre, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudanthias Bleeker, 1871
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaurua Whitley & Colefax, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuzonichthys Herre, 1936
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPelontrus Smith, 1961 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectranthias Bleeker, 1873
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPromicrops Poey (ex Gill), 1868 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus Bloch, 1793
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteranthias Weber, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectranthias Bleeker, 1873
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXenanthias Regan, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectranthias Bleeker, 1873
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorYpsigramma Schultz in Schultz, Herald, Lachner, Welander & Woods, 1953 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLiopropoma Gill, 1861
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Distribution: Tropical and temperate oceans. Some enter freshwater. Operculum bearing 3 spines - a main spine with one below and one above it. Lateral line complete and continuous, not reaching onto caudal fin (lacking in one species). Dorsal fin may be notched, with 7-12 spines. Three spines on anal fin. Caudal fin usually rounded, truncate, or lunate; rarely forked. Tip of maxilla exposed even with mouth closed. No scaly axillary pelvic process. One spine on pelvic fin; soft rays 5. Branchiostegal rays usually 7. Vertebrae 24-26. Monoecious with some functional hermaphrodites; groupers are protogynous hermaphrodites. Groupers attain up to 3 m maximum length and weights of up to 400 kg. They are bottom-dwelling predators and highly commercial food fish.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125561
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Serranidae. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2014) FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125561 on 2014-12-20
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