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Accepted scientific name:
Mycteroperca rubra (Bloch, 1793) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Mycteroperca rubra (Bloch, 1793)
Synonyms:
Cerna macrogenis Sassi, 1846 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cerna macrogenis Sassi, 1846
Epinephelus acutirostris (non Valenciennes, 1828) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus acutirostris (non Valenciennes, 1828)
Epinephelus ruber Bloch, 1793 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus ruber Bloch, 1793
Mycteroperca scirenga (Rafinesque, 1810) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Mycteroperca scirenga (Rafinesque, 1810)
Parepinephelus acutirostris (non Valenciennes, 1828) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Parepinephelus acutirostris (non Valenciennes, 1828)
Serranus acutirostris (non Valenciennes, 1828) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Serranus acutirostris (non Valenciennes, 1828)
Serranus armatus Osório, 1893 (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Serranus armatus Osório, 1893
Serranus emarginatus Valenciennes, 1843 (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Serranus emarginatus Valenciennes, 1843
Serranus fuscus (non Lowe, 1838) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Serranus fuscus (non Lowe, 1838)
Serranus nebulosus Cocco, 1833 (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Serranus nebulosus Cocco, 1833
Serranus simonyi (non Steindachner, 1891) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Serranus simonyi (non Steindachner, 1891)
Serranus tinca Cantraine, 1835 (ambiguous synonym) 1 literature reference for Serranus tinca Cantraine, 1835
Serranus undulosus (non Valenciennes, 1828) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Serranus undulosus (non Valenciennes, 1828)
Sparus scirenga Rafinesque, 1810 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Sparus scirenga Rafinesque, 1810
Trisotropis acutirostris (non Valenciennes, 1828) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Trisotropis acutirostris (non Valenciennes, 1828)
Common names:
Common name Language Country
Dooth yahudi Arabic Libya Click here to show the literature
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Louqous Ramly Arabic Lebanon Click here to show the literature
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ﺩﻭﺙ ﻳﻫﻮﺩﻱ Arabic Libya Click here to show the literature
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Mero rosat Catalan Spain Click here to show the literature
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Badejo Creole, Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Garoupa-chumbo Creole, Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Cešljasta kirnja Croatian Croatia Click here to show the literature
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Comb grouper English Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Comb grouper English Jamaica Click here to show the literature
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Comb grouper English USA Click here to show the literature
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Grouper English USA Click here to show the literature
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Mottled grouper English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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rockfish English Jamaica Click here to show the literature
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Toboko Fon GBE Benin Click here to show the literature
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Badèche impériale French Algeria Click here to show the literature
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Badèche peigne French Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Badèche rouge French France Click here to show the literature
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Mérou royal French France Click here to show the literature
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Gefleckter Zackenbarsch German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Roter Zackenbarsch German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Miktorit Hebrew Israel Click here to show the literature
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Cernia di fondo Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Cernia rossa Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Cirenga Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Sciaragno boccaccia Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Sciaranna boccaccia Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Scirenga Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Scirenga mazzarotte Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Tenca Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Cerna Maltese Malta Click here to show the literature
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Cerna denbha dritt Maltese Malta Click here to show the literature
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云纹喙鲈 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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雲紋喙鱸 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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Piga Modern Greek (1453-) Greece Click here to show the literature
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Πίγκα Modern Greek (1453-) Greece Click here to show the literature
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Perka rdzawa Polish Poland Click here to show the literature
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Badejete Portuguese Brazil Click here to show the literature
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Badejo Portuguese Angola Click here to show the literature
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Badejo Portuguese Brazil Click here to show the literature
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Badejo Portuguese Portugal Click here to show the literature
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Badejo-mira Portuguese Brazil Click here to show the literature
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Badejo-quadrado Portuguese Brazil Click here to show the literature
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Garoupa Portuguese Angola Click here to show the literature
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Garoupa-chumbo Portuguese Angola Click here to show the literature
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Garoupa-chumbo Portuguese Cape Verde Islands Click here to show the literature
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Garoupa-chumbo Portuguese Portugal Click here to show the literature
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Mira Portuguese Brazil Click here to show the literature
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Serigado-tapoã Portuguese Brazil Click here to show the literature
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Abade Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Cherna Spanish Colombia Click here to show the literature
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Cuna negra Spanish Nicaragua Click here to show the literature
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Cuna negra Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Gitano Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Mero Spanish Dominican Rp Click here to show the literature
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Mero cherna Spanish Colombia Click here to show the literature
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Orfoz baligi Turkish Turkey Click here to show the literature
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Tashanisi Turkish Turkey Click here to show the literature
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Tashanisi baligi Turkish Turkey Click here to show the literature
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Gejj Wolof Senegal Click here to show the literature
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Yatant Wolof Senegal Click here to show the literature
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Yédyö Wolof Senegal Click here to show the literature
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Yétöntö Wolof Senegal Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Serranidae
Genus Mycteroperca
Distribution: Eastern Atlantic: Portugal to southern Angola; reports from islands require confirmation. Specimens from Madeira, Azores, Canary Islands, and Cape Verde have been examined by Heemstra (1991, Ref. 6512) and are identified to be Mycteroperca fusca. Replaced by Mycteroperca acutirostris in the western Atlantic.
Additional data: -
Source database: FishBase, Jan 2011
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Group expert : Heemstra, P.C., Data last modified by FishBase 05-Jan-2011
Online resource: http://www.fishbase.org/Summary/SpeciesSummary.php?ID=1214
CoL taxon LSID: urn:lsid:catalogueoflife.org:taxon:d1358fa2-2dc5-11e0-98c6-2ce70255a436:col20110201