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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus fasciatus (Forsskål, 1775) 
AphiaID: 218207

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) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus Bloch, 1793
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCerna alexandrina (Valenciennes, 1828)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephalus alexandrinus (Valenciennes, 1828) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephalus fasciatus (Forsskål, 1775) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus alexandrinus (Valenciennes, 1828)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus emoryi Schultz, 1953
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus marginalis Bloch, 1793
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus tsirimenara (Temminck & Schlegel, 1842)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus variolosus (Valenciennes, 1828)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpinephelus zapyrus Seale, 1906
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolocentrus erythraeus Bloch & Schneider, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolocentrus forskael Lacepède, 1802
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolocentrus marginatus Lacepède, 1802
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolocentrus oceanicus Lacepède, 1802
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolocentrus rosmarus Lacepède, 1802
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerca fasciata Forsskål, 1775
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPerca maculata Forster, 1844
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectropoma fasciata (Forsskål, 1775) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerranus alexandrinus Valenciennes, 1828
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerranus cruentus De Vis, 1884
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerranus fasciatus (Forsskål, 1775)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerranus geometricus De Vis, 1884
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerranus marginalis (Bloch, 1793)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerranus oceanicus (Lacepède, 1802)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerranus subfasciatus De Vis, 1884
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerranus tsirimenara Temminck & Schlegel, 1842
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerranus variolosus Valenciennes, 1828
Sources  basis of record Randall, J.E. (1992). Red Sea Reef Fishes. Immel Publishing. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkerni i artë [from synonym]  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgouden grouper [from synonym]  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgolden grouper [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorblacktip grouper  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbodèche [from synonym]  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcernia dorata [from synonym]  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΣτήρα  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorjabali [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfalso abadejo [from synonym]  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlahoz [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Lebanon
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorLebanon (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Comores
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorComores [details]
Djibouti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDjibouti [details]
Eritrea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEritrea [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortuguese Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCargados Carajos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRodriguez [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpanish Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPraecidochondria setoensis Izawa, 1975 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (65 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (49 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo FishBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (580 nucleotides; 572 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species abundance in Lebanon (Nation) : Rare to common [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Lebanon (Nation) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Lebanon (Nation) : Shipping [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Lebanon (Nation) : Possible ship ballast water transport or lessepsian migration through the Suez canal or aquarium release [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Common in outer reef slopes at depths below 15 m, also occurs in protected bays and lagoons as shallow as 4 m. May also be found down to a depth of 160 m. At Madagascar it feeds night and day on brachyuran crabs, fishes, shrimps, and galatheid crabs (Ref. 6774). In Kenyan waters it feeds on crabs, stomatopods, fishes, ophiuroids, and octopus (Ref. 6448). In the Red Sea, mostly fishes and some crustaceans (mainly crabs) are consumed (Ref. 6699). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Has 11 synonyms, only two mentioned in Randall <307>. [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:218207
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 18:26:33Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-06-10 12:24:45Z  changed  Fondo, Esther
2008-01-15 17:27:08Z  changed  Bailly, Nicolas
  
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  Citation: Bailly, N. (2014). Epinephelus fasciatus (Forsskål, 1775). 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=218207 on 2014-09-21
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