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Epinephelus labriformis Starry grouper

Epinephelus labriformisis commonly referred to as Starry grouper. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not suitable for home aquaria!. A aquarium size of at least 15000 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


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lexID:
2775 
AphiaID:
273858 
Scientific:
Epinephelus labriformis 
German:
Zackenbarsch 
English:
Starry Grouper 
Category:
Groupers 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Serranidae (Family) > Epinephelus (Genus) > labriformis (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Jenyns, ), 1840 
Occurrence:
El Salvador, Columbia, Costa Rica, Eastern Pacific Ocean, Ecuador, Galapagos Islands, Guatemala, Gulf of California, Honduras, Mexico (East Pacific), Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, USA 
Size:
up to 23.62" (60 cm) 
Temperature:
73.4 °F - 80.6 °F (23°C - 27°C) 
Food:
Crustaceans, Fish (little fishes), Sea urchins, Starfishs 
Tank:
3299.68 gal (~ 15000L) 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for home aquaria! 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Related species at
Catalog of Life:
 
More related species
in this lexicon:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2009-03-28 15:03:53 

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Epinephelus labriformis (Jenyns, 1840)
Starry grouper

Adults are most abundant in shallow water and also occurs to a depth of at least 30 m. Inhabits rocky area of coastal waters within continental shelf

Classification:
Actinopterygii (ray-finned fishes) >
Perciformes (Perch-likes) >
Serranidae (Sea basses: groupers and fairy basslets) >
Epinephelinae

External links

  1. FishBase (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.

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