Species Details : Epinephelus quoyanus (Valenciennes, 1830)

Accepted scientific name:
Epinephelus quoyanus (Valenciennes, 1830) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus quoyanus  (Valenciennes, 1830)
Synonyms:
Cephalopholis megachir (Richardson, 1846) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cephalopholis megachir (Richardson, 1846)
Epinephelus gilberti (Richardson, 1842) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus gilberti (Richardson, 1842)
Epinephelus hexagonatus (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus hexagonatus
Epinephelus macrospilos (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus macrospilos
Epinephelus megachir (Richardson, 1846) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus megachir (Richardson, 1846)
Epinephelus merra (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus merra
Epinephelus quoyans (Valenciennes, 1830) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus quoyans (Valenciennes, 1830)
Perca melanocelidota Gronow, 1854 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Perca melanocelidota Gronow, 1854
Serranus alatus Alleyne & Macleay, 1877 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Serranus alatus Alleyne & Macleay, 1877
Serranus carinatus Alleyne & Macleay, 1877 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Serranus carinatus Alleyne & Macleay, 1877
Serranus gilberti Richardson, 1842 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Serranus gilberti Richardson, 1842
Serranus megachir Richardson, 1846 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Serranus megachir Richardson, 1846
Serranus pardalis Bleeker, 1848 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Serranus pardalis Bleeker, 1848
Serranus quoyanus Valenciennes, 1830 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Serranus quoyanus Valenciennes, 1830
Common names:
Common name Transliteration Language Country
Gayot Gayot - Philippines: Cagdianao, Surigao del Norte Click here to show the literature
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Gayut Gayut - Philippines: Surigao City, Surigao del Norte Click here to show the literature
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Kakawola Kakawola - Papua New Guinea Click here to show the literature
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Langogan Langogan - Philippines: Lanao Click here to show the literature
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Lapu-Dianing Lapu-Dianing - Philippines: Dapa, Surigao del Norte Click here to show the literature
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Lapu-lapu Lapu-lapu - Philippines: Tawi-tawi Click here to show the literature
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Bulang Bulang Agutaynen Philippines: Palawan Click here to show the literature
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لُؤز طويل الأجنحة Luz twyl alajnht Arabic - Click here to show the literature
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Baraka Baraka Bikol Philippines: Albay and Camarines Sur; Batan and Rapu-Rapu; Cata Click here to show the literature
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Inid Inid Bikol Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kigting Kigting Bikol Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kugtung Kugtung Bikol Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Liglig Liglig Bikol Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Ugbusan Ugbusan Bikol Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Abo-abo Abo-abo Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Baghak Baghak Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Bantol Bantol Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Batol Batol Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Iner Iner Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Jahong Jahong Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kugtong Kugtong Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Labungan Labungan Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Lapu-lapu Lapu-lapu Cebuano Philippines: Cagayan de Oro Click here to show the literature
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Lilug Lilug Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Mamonbong Mamonbong Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Ogaw Ogaw Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Pugapo Pugapo Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Pugayo Pugayo Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Salingukod Salingukod Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Sibog Sibog Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Subla Subla Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Tabadlo Tabadlo Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Taleti-on Taleti-on Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Tangk-an Tangk-an Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Ting-ad Ting-ad Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Lapu-lapu Lapu-lapu Davawenyo Philippines: Davao Click here to show the literature
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Bar-breasted rock-cod Bar-breasted rock-cod English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Barred-chest rock-cod Barred-chest rock-cod English Papua New Guinea Click here to show the literature
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Barrel-chest grouper Barrel-chest grouper English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Coral cod Coral cod English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Gilbert's rock-cod Gilbert's rock-cod English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Grouper Grouper English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Honeycomb cod Honeycomb cod English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Honeycomb grouper Honeycomb grouper English - Click here to show the literature
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Honeycomb grouper Honeycomb grouper English India: India Click here to show the literature
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Honeycomb rockcod Honeycomb rockcod English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Long-finned grouper Long-finned grouper English - Click here to show the literature
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Long-finned rock cod Long-finned rock cod English Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Long-finned rock cod Long-finned rock cod English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Long-finned rockcod Long-finned rockcod English Papua New Guinea Click here to show the literature
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Longfin cod Longfin cod English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Longfin grouper Longfin grouper English - Click here to show the literature
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Longfin grouper Longfin grouper English Cambodia Click here to show the literature
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Longfin grouper Longfin grouper English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Longfin grouper Longfin grouper English Philippines: Ilocos; Tawi-tawi; Lanao; Surigao del Norte (Cagdi Click here to show the literature
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Longfin grouper Longfin grouper English Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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Longfin rockcod Longfin rockcod English West Nggela Click here to show the literature
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Longfin rockcod Longfin rockcod English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Longfin rockcod Longfin rockcod English Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Reef cod Reef cod English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Rockcod Rockcod English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Rockfish grouper Rockfish grouper English Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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Seabass Seabass English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Snubnose grouper Snubnose grouper English - Click here to show the literature
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Spotted groper Spotted groper English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Starspotted grouper Starspotted grouper English - Click here to show the literature
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Wirenet cod Wirenet cod English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Mérou gâteau de cire Merou gateau de cire French - Click here to show the literature
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Mérou longues ailes Merou longues ailes French - Click here to show the literature
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Mérou mélifère Merou melifere French - Click here to show the literature
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Mérou tapis Merou tapis French - Click here to show the literature
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Kusele geregerea Kusele geregerea Gela West Nggela Click here to show the literature
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Lokos Lokos Hebrew Israel
Baghak Baghak Hiligaynon Philippines: Guimaras Click here to show the literature
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Bato-bato Bato-bato Iloko Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kakab Kakab Iloko Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kurapo Kurapo Iloko Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kurapu Kurapu Iloko Philippines: Aparri, Cagayan; Click here to show the literature
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Lapu-lapu Lapu-lapu Iloko Philippines: Ilocos Click here to show the literature
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Maskad Maskad Iloko Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Matkad Matkad Iloko Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Mayôhata Mayohata Japanese Japan Click here to show the literature
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알락우럭 Allakureok Korean Korea, South Click here to show the literature
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Kerapu Kerapu Malay (macrolanguage) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Kerapu batu Kerapu batu Malay (macrolanguage) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Kerapu tutul Kerapu tutul Malay (macrolanguage) Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Kerapu tutul Kerapu tutul Malay (macrolanguage) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Keratang Keratang Malay (macrolanguage) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Kertang Kertang Malay (macrolanguage) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Pertang Pertang Malay (macrolanguage) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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六角石斑鱼 Liu jiao shi ban yu Mandarin Chinese - Click here to show the literature
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大斑石斑鱼 Da ban shi ban yu Mandarin Chinese - Click here to show the literature
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指印石斑魚 Jhih yin shih ban yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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指印石斑鱼 Zhi yin shi ban yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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玳瑁石斑魚 Dai mei shih ban yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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玳瑁石斑魚 Dai mei shih ban yu Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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玳瑁石斑鱼 Dai mao shi ban yu Mandarin Chinese - Click here to show the literature
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玳瑁石斑鱼 Dai mei shi ban yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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石斑 Shi ban Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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石斑 Shih ban Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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蜂巢石斑鱼 Feng chao shi ban yu Mandarin Chinese - Click here to show the literature
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过鱼 Guo yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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過魚 Guo yu Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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Kuai Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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Hui Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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Lapu-lapu Lapu-lapu Pampanga Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Lapu-lapu Lapu-lapu Pangasinan Philippines: Pangasinan Click here to show the literature
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Mero aleta larga Mero aleta larga Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Mero alfombrado Mero alfombrado Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Mero mielero Mero mielero Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Mero panal Mero panal Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Alatan Alatan Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kaltang Kaltang Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kulapo Kulapo Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Lapu lapu Lapu lapu Tagalog Philippines: Metro Manila Click here to show the literature
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Lapu-lapu Lapu-lapu Tagalog Philippines: Zambales; Tayabas Bay Click here to show the literature
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Lapu-lapung liglig Lapu-lapung liglig Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Lapu-lapung lupot Lapu-lapung lupot Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Lubo Lubo Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Sigapo Sigapo Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Pulli-cullawah Pulli-cullawah Tamil India: Tamilnadu Click here to show the literature
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புள்ளி கலவா Pulli kalava Tamil India
புள்ளீ கலவா Pulli kalava Tamil India
Bontoo Bontoo Telugu India: Andhra Pradesh Click here to show the literature
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బొంతు   Bontu Telugu India
Pla karang-dok-namtal Pla karang-dok-namtal Thai Thailand Click here to show the literature
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Gatala Gatala Tokelau Tokelau: Atafu Click here to show the literature
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Cá Mú đá Ca Mu da Vietnamese Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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Cá Sòng Ca Song Vietnamese Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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Cá Song đá Ca Song da Vietnamese Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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Lapu-lapu Lapu-lapu Waray (Philippines) Philippines: Leyte Gulf Click here to show the literature
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Tingag Tingag Waray (Philippines) Philippines: Catbalogan, Samar; Leyte Gulf Click here to show the literature
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Fah-gau-paan Fah-gau-paan Yue Chinese - Click here to show the literature
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Fah-tau-mui Fah-tau-mui Yue Chinese - Click here to show the literature
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Gum-chin-paan Gum-chin-paan Yue Chinese - Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Kingdom Animalia CoL
Phylum Chordata CoL
Class Actinopterygii FishBase
Order Perciformes FishBase
Family Serranidae FishBase
Genus Epinephelus FishBase
Distribution: Western Pacific: Japan to Australia. Unknown from the Indian Ocean except for the Andaman Islands record (as Serranus merra). Unreported from islands of Micronesia, Melanesia and central Pacific. Often misidentified as Epinephelus macrospilos or Epinephelus hexagonatus.
Environment: Marine
Additional data: -
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Group expert: Heemstra, P., 2014-05-19
Source database: FishBase, Feb 2018   99%
Bibliographic citation: Froese R. & Pauly D. (eds). (2020). FishBase (version Feb 2018). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 2020-02-24 (Roskov Y., Ower G., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Bailly N., Kirk P.M., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., Nieukerken E. van, Penev L.). Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=6475
Conversion date: 2020-02-25 17:48:28