Accepted scientific name:
Epinephelus coioides (Hamilton, 1822) (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus coioides (Hamilton, 1822)
Synonyms:
Bola coioides Hamilton, 1822 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Bola coioides Hamilton, 1822
Cephalopholis nebulosus (Valenciennes, 1828) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Cephalopholis nebulosus (Valenciennes, 1828)
Epinephelus coiodes (Hamilton, 1822) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus coiodes (Hamilton, 1822)
Epinephelus flavocaeruleus (non Lacepède, 1802) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus flavocaeruleus (non Lacepède, 1802)
Epinephelus malabaricus (non Bloch & Schneider, 1801) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus malabaricus (non Bloch & Schneider, 1801)
Epinephelus nebulosus (Valenciennes, 1828) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus nebulosus (Valenciennes, 1828)
Epinephelus salmoides (non Lacepède, 1802) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus salmoides (non Lacepède, 1802)
Epinephelus suillus (Valenciennes, 1828) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus suillus (Valenciennes, 1828)
Epinephelus tauvina (non Forrskål, 1775) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Epinephelus tauvina (non Forrskål, 1775)
Homalogrystes guntheri Alleyne & Macleay, 1877 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Homalogrystes guntheri Alleyne & Macleay, 1877
Serranus nebulosus Valenciennes, 1828 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Serranus nebulosus Valenciennes, 1828
Serranus salmonoides (non Valenciennes, 1828) (misapplied name) 1 literature reference for Serranus salmonoides (non Valenciennes, 1828)
Serranus suillus Valenciennes, 1828 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Serranus suillus Valenciennes, 1828
Common names:
Common name Language Country
Gerape A Aceh Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Gerape lumpur Aceh Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Geurape A Aceh Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Geurape kuneng Aceh Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Hamoor Arabic Untd Arab Em Click here to show the literature
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Hamour Arabic Qatar Click here to show the literature
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Kerapu A Bahasa Indonesia Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Kerapu lumpur Bahasa Indonesia Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Baraka Bikol Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Inid Bikol Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kigting Bikol Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kugtung Bikol Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Pugapo Cebuano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Narancasto pjegasta kirnja Croatian Croatia Click here to show the literature
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Orangeplettet havaborre Danish Denmark Click here to show the literature
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Brown-spotted grouper English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Brown-spotted grouper English Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Brown-spotted grouper English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Brown-spotted rockcod English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Coral cod English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Coral trout English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Estuary cod English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Estuary cod English Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Estuary cod English Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Estuary grouper English Hong Kong Click here to show the literature
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Estuary rock cod English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Estuary rock cod English Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Estuary rockcod English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Goldspotted rockcod English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Greasy cod English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Green grouper English Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Grouper English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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North-west groper English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Orange spotted cod English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Orange-spotted grouper English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Orange-spotted grouper English Micronesia Click here to show the literature
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Orange-spotted grouper English Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Orange-spotted grouper English Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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Orange-spotted grouper English United Kingdom Click here to show the literature
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Orangespotted grouper English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Orangespotted grouper English Cambodia Click here to show the literature
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Orangespotted rockcod English South Africa Click here to show the literature
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Reef cod English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Rockcod English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Sea bass English Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Spotted cod English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Spotted river cod English Australia Click here to show the literature
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Kawakawa Fijian Fiji Click here to show the literature
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Mérou à taches oranges French France Click here to show the literature
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Mérou taches orange French France Click here to show the literature
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Mérou taches oranges French France Click here to show the literature
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Orangeflecken-Zackenbarsch German Germany Click here to show the literature
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Bato-bato Ilokano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kakab Ilokano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kurapo Ilokano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Maskad Ilokano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Matkad Ilokano Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Cernia arancio-pezzata Italian Italy Click here to show the literature
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Chairomaruhata 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 Click here to show the literature
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Balong Malay (individual language) Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Chiok kau Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Kerapu Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Kerapu balong Malay (individual language) Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Kerapu bintik Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Kerapu bintik jingga Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Kerapu bloso Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Kerapu keretang Malay (individual language) Singapore Click here to show the literature
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Kerapu lumpur Malay (individual language) Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Kerapu macan Malay (individual language) Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Kerapu sungai Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Kueh kau Malay (individual language) Malaysia Click here to show the literature
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Ukon Malay (individual language) Indonesia Click here to show the literature
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Chi hou Mandarin Chinese Singapore Click here to show the literature
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Hua tun hou Mandarin Chinese Singapore Click here to show the literature
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橘点石斑鱼 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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橘點石斑魚 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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点带石斑 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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点带石斑鱼 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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石斑 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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石斑 Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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过鱼 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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過魚 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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Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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點帶石斑 Mandarin Chinese Taiwan Click here to show the literature
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點帶石斑魚 Mandarin Chinese China Click here to show the literature
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Hamoor maamooli Persian Iran Click here to show the literature
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Garoupa alaranjada Portuguese Mozambique Click here to show the literature
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Garopa Sena Mozambique Click here to show the literature
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Mero de pintas naranjas Spanish Spain Click here to show the literature
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Pugnon Surigaonon Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Alatan Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kaltang Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kulapo Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Lapu-lapu Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Lapu-lapung lupot Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Loba Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Lubo Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Pugapo Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Pugnon Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Sigapo Tagalog Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Karangpakmaenam Thai Thailand Click here to show the literature
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Pla karang-jud-namtal Thai Thailand Click here to show the literature
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กะรังปากแม่น้ำ Thai Thailand Click here to show the literature
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Cá Mú Vietnamese Viet Nam Click here to show the literature
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Abo-abo Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Bantol Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Batol Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Iner Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Jahong Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Kugtong Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Labungan Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Lilug Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Mamonbong Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Ogaw Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Pugapo Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Pugayo Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Salingukod Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Sibog Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Subla Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Tabadlo Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Tangk-an Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Ting-ad Visayan Philippines Click here to show the literature
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Classification:
Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Actinopterygii
Order Perciformes
Family Serranidae
Genus Epinephelus
Distribution: Indo-West Pacific: Red Sea south to at least Durban, South Africa and eastward to Palau and Fiji, north to the Ryukyu Islands, south to the Arafura Sea (Ref. 9819) and Australia. Recently reported from the Mediterranean coast of Israel (Ref. 5222). Frequently misidentified as Epinephelus tauvina or Epinephelus malabaricus (Ref. 27362).
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=6465
CoL taxon LSID: urn:lsid:catalogueoflife.org:taxon:d13bea6f-2dc5-11e0-98c6-2ce70255a436:col20110201