Species Details : Cephalopholis sexmaculata (Rüppell, 1830)

Accepted scientific name:
Cephalopholis sexmaculata (Rüppell, 1830) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Cephalopholis sexmaculata  (Rüppell, 1830)
Synonyms:
Cephalopholis coatesi Whitley, 1937 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cephalopholis coatesi Whitley, 1937
Cephalopholis gibbus Fourmanoir, 1955 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cephalopholis gibbus Fourmanoir, 1955
Cephalopholis leopardus (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Cephalopholis leopardus
Cephalopholis miniatus (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Cephalopholis miniatus
Cephalopholis sexmaculatus (Rüppell, 1830) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cephalopholis sexmaculatus (Rüppell, 1830)
Epinephelus leopardus (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus leopardus
Epinephelus sexmaculatus (Rüppell, 1830) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus sexmaculatus (Rüppell, 1830)
Serranus leopardus (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Serranus leopardus
Serranus sexmaculatus Rüppell, 1830 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Serranus sexmaculatus Rüppell, 1830
Serranus zanana Valenciennes, 1828 (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Serranus zanana Valenciennes, 1828
Common names:
Common name Transliteration Language Country
Bandama Bandama - Comoros: Anjouan Click here to show the literature
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Lapu-lapu Lapu-lapu - Philippines: Palawan Click here to show the literature
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N'tshéhélé n'toudra sita N'tshehele n'toudra sita - Comoros Click here to show the literature
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Vieille chinois rosée Vieille chinois rosee - Mauritius Click here to show the literature
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Seskol-klipkabeljou Seskol-klipkabeljou Afrikaans South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Abu shirni Abu shirni Arabic Jordan: Gulf of Aqaba (Ref. 48643). Click here to show the literature
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Hamoor Hamoor Arabic Saudi Arabia Click here to show the literature
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عجوز سِتَّة بُقَع ʿjwz sitat buqaʿ 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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Iugiushaap Iugiushaap Carolinian Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Lapulapu Lapulapu Davawenyo Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Pugapo Pugapo Davawenyo Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Landaa faana Landaa faana Dhivehi Maldives Click here to show the literature
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Cave grouper Cave grouper English Guam Click here to show the literature
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Freckled cod Freckled cod English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Freckled rock cod Freckled rock cod English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Freckled rock cod Freckled rock cod English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Freckled rock-cod Freckled rock-cod English Papua New Guinea Click here to show the literature
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Leopard hind Leopard hind English - Click here to show the literature
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Saddled rock cod Saddled rock cod English Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Sea bass Sea bass English - Click here to show the literature
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Six-banded grouper Six-banded grouper English Guam Click here to show the literature
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Six-blotch rockcod Six-blotch rockcod English South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Six-spotted rockcod Six-spotted rockcod English West Nggela Click here to show the literature
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Sixband cod Sixband cod English - Click here to show the literature
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Sixband cod Sixband cod English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Sixband rockcod Sixband rockcod English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Sixblotch hind Sixblotch hind English - Click here to show the literature
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Sixblotch hind Sixblotch hind English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Sixblotch hind Sixblotch hind English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Sixspot grouper Sixspot grouper English - Click here to show the literature
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Sixspot grouper Sixspot grouper English Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Sixspot rockcod Sixspot rockcod English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Sixspot rockcod Sixspot rockcod English Maldives Click here to show the literature
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donu damu Donu damu Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Loche sanguine Loche sanguine French French Polynesia Click here to show the literature
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Mérou sanguin Merou sanguin French Maldives Click here to show the literature
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Rouge l'allie Rouge l'allie French Réunion Click here to show the literature
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Vieille six taches Vieille six taches French - Click here to show the literature
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Vieille six taches Vieille six taches French France Click here to show the literature
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Vielle léopard Vielle leopard French - Click here to show the literature
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Vielle six taches Vielle six taches French Maldives Click here to show the literature
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Vielle six taches Vielle six taches French Réunion Click here to show the literature
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Angora gere Angora gere Gela West Nggela Click here to show the literature
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Sattel-Zackenbarsch Sattel-Zackenbarsch German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Zackenbarsch Zackenbarsch German Maldives Click here to show the literature
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Kokuhanhata Kokuhanhata Japanese Japan Click here to show the literature
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Kokuhanhata Kokuhanhata Japanese Maldives 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 bintang Kerapu bintang Malay (macrolanguage) - Click here to show the literature
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Kerapu enam tompok Kerapu enam tompok Malay (macrolanguage) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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六斑九刺鮨 Liu ban jiu ci ci Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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六斑九刺鮨 Liou ban jiu cih ci Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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六斑九棘鱸 Liou ban jiu ji lu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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六斑九棘鲈 Liu ban jiu ji lu Mandarin Chinese - Click here to show the literature
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六斑九棘鲈 Liu ban jiu ji lu 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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科氏九棘鱸 Ke shih jiou ji lu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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科氏九棘鲈 Ke shi jiu ji lu Mandarin Chinese China 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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Bachungor Bachungor Palauan Palau 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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Garoupa de seis manchas Garoupa de seis manchas Portuguese Mozambique Click here to show the literature
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Rari Rari Rapa French Polynesia Click here to show the literature
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Gatala-mumu Gatala-mumu Samoan Samoa Click here to show the literature
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Cherna de seis manchas Cherna de seis manchas Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Cherna leopardo Cherna leopardo Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Lapu-lapu Lapu-lapu Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Rari Rari Tahitian - Click here to show the literature
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Rari Rari Tahitian French Polynesia Click here to show the literature
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Rore Rore Tahitian French Polynesia 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 Cephalopholis FishBase
Distribution: Indo-Pacific: Red Sea to South Africa and eastward to French Polynesia. Reported from the Arafura Sea (Ref. 9819). Reports by Heemstra & Randall (1984, Ref. 3153) from the Gulf of Oman, Pakistan, India, and Sri Lanka are unsubstantiated. Absent from the Persian Gulf and is not yet known from Lakshadweep Islands.
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=6453
Conversion date: 2020-02-25 17:48:28