WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus morrhua (Valenciennes, 1833)

218201  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218201)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Known to be ciguatoxic at Mauritius. Considered rare in Tahiti but quite common in atolls (Ref. 4821). The species is...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Known to be ciguatoxic at Mauritius. Considered rare in Tahiti but quite common in atolls (Ref. 4821). The species is easily confused with @E. poecilonotus@, @E. radiatus@, or @E. tuamotuensis@, three closely related deep-water groupers. [details]
Bailly, N. (2008). Epinephelus morrhua. In: Froese, R. and D. Pauly. Editors. (2017). FishBase. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=218201 on 2018-01-22

Date
action
by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z
created
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z
changed

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basis of record Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus cometae Tanaka, 1927) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerranus morrhua Valenciennes, 1833) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCephalopholis morrhua (Valenciennes, 1833)) Froese, R. & D. Pauly (Editors). (2017). FishBase. World Wide Web electronic publication. , available online at http://www.fishbase.org [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Hong Kong marine fish database. AFCD. , available online at http://www.hk-fish.net/eng/database/index.htm [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Known to be ciguatoxic at Mauritius. Considered rare in Tahiti but quite common in atolls (Ref. 4821). The species is easily confused with @E. poecilonotus@, @E. radiatus@, or @E. tuamotuensis@, three closely related deep-water groupers. [details]
 

Host of
LanguageName 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcomet grouper  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorホウキハタ  [details]