Species Details : Epinephelus rivulatus (Valenciennes, 1830)

You selected Epinephelus diacanthus (non Valenciennes, 1828). This is a misapplied name for:

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Epinephelus rivulatus (Valenciennes, 1830) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus rivulatus  (Valenciennes, 1830)
Synonyms:
Epinephelus akaara (non Temminck & Schlegel, 1842) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus akaara (non Temminck & Schlegel, 1842)
Epinephelus diacanthus (non Valenciennes, 1828) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus diacanthus (non Valenciennes, 1828)
Epinephelus grammatophorus Boulenger, 1903 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus grammatophorus Boulenger, 1903
Epinephelus homosinensis Whitley, 1944 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus homosinensis Whitley, 1944
Epinephelus matterni Fowler, 1918 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus matterni Fowler, 1918
Epinephelus raymondi Ogilby, 1908 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus raymondi Ogilby, 1908
Epinephelus rhyncholepis (Bleeker, 1853) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus rhyncholepis (Bleeker, 1853)
Epinephelus spiramen Whitley, 1945 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus spiramen Whitley, 1945
Serranus rhyncholepis Bleeker, 1853 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Serranus rhyncholepis Bleeker, 1853
Serranus rhyncolepis Bleeker, 1853 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Serranus rhyncolepis Bleeker, 1853
Serranus rivulatus Valenciennes, 1830 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Serranus rivulatus Valenciennes, 1830
Serranus viridipinnis De Vis, 1884 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Serranus viridipinnis De Vis, 1884
Common names:
Common name Transliteration Language Country
Halfmaan-klipkabeljou - Afrikaans South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Bulang - Agutaynen Philippines(Palawan) Click here to show the literature
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لُؤز نصف قمر - Arabic - Click here to show the literature
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Paak-dim-paan - Cantonese Hong Kong Click here to show the literature
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Metail - Carolinian Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Lapu-lapu - Davawenyo Philippines(Davao) Click here to show the literature
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Charlie court cod - English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Chinaman cod - English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Chinaman rockcod - English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Dotted groper - English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Green-finned rock-cod - English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Halfmoon grouper - English - Click here to show the literature
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Halfmoon grouper - English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Halfmoon grouper - English Hawaii Click here to show the literature
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Halfmoon grouper - English Philippines(Maguindanao) Click here to show the literature
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Halfmoon rockcod - English South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Hong Kong grouper - English - Click here to show the literature
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Rock grouper - English Myanmar Click here to show the literature
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Spinycheek grouper - English - Click here to show the literature
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White-dotted cod - English Australia Click here to show the literature
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White-dotted grouper - English Hong Kong Click here to show the literature
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Cabot sale - French Réunion Click here to show the literature
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Loche brique - French New Caledonia Click here to show the literature
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Mérou demi-lune - French - Click here to show the literature
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Mérou épineux - French - Click here to show the literature
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Mérou rouge tacheté - French - Click here to show the literature
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Rouge sale - French Réunion Click here to show the literature
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Lokos - Hebrew Israel
Kurapu - Ilokano Philippines(Aparri, Cagayan) Click here to show the literature
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Mahang - Ivatan Philippines(Batanes) Click here to show the literature
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Shimofurihata - Japanese Japan Click here to show the literature
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Lapu-lapu - Kapampangan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Lapu-lapu - Magindanaon Philippines(Maguindanao) Click here to show the literature
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半月石斑魚 Ban yue shih ban yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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半月石斑鱼 - Mandarin Chinese - Click here to show the literature
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半月石斑鱼 Ban yue shi ban yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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双棘石斑鱼 - Mandarin Chinese - 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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紋斑石斑魚 Wun ban shih ban yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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纹斑石斑鱼 Wen ban shi ban yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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赤点石斑鱼 - 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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霜点石斑鱼 Shuang dian shi ban yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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霜點石斑魚 Shuang dian shih ban yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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霜點石斑魚 Shuang dian shih ban yu Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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- 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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黃邊石斑魚 Huang bian shih ban yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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黄边石斑鱼 Huang bian shi ban yu Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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Garoupa meia-lunada - Portuguese Mozambique Click here to show the literature
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Sumeyn - Somali Somalia Click here to show the literature
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Mero de pintas rojas - Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Mero espinudo - Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Mero medialuna - Spanish - Click here to show the literature
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Lapu lapu - Tagalog Philippines(Metro Manila) Click here to show the literature
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Lapu-lapu - Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Cá Mú kè - Vietnamese Viet Nam 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: Indo-West Pacific: East Africa to the western Pacific, southward into temperate waters of South Africa, Australia, and New Zealand. Not known from the Red Sea or Persian Gulf.
Environment: Marine
Additional data: -
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Group expert: Heemstra, P., 19-May-2014
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, 2019 Annual Checklist (Roskov Y., Ower G., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Bailly N., Kirk P.M., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., Nieukerken E. van, Zarucchi J., Penev L., eds.). Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/annual-checklist/2019. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-884X.
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=6001
Conversion date: 2019-05-01 01:30:39