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Epinephelus retouti


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lexID:
3336 
AphiaID:
218253 
Scientific:
Epinephelus retouti 
German:
Zackenbarsch 
English:
Red-tipped Grouper 
Category:
Havbarser 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Actinopterygii (Class) > Perciformes (Order) > Serranidae (Family) > Epinephelus (Genus) > retouti (Species) 
Initial determination:
Bleeker, 1868 
Occurrence:
Fransk Polynesien, Indo Stillehavet, Indonesien, Vestlige Indiske ocean 
Size:
bis zu 50cm 
Temperature:
23°C - 28°C 
Food:
Flagefoder, Groft frostfoder 
Tank:
~ 5000 Liter 
Difficulty:
Average 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2010-09-26 11:31:17 

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This photo was provided by Heinz Mahler and shows very likely the Epinephelus retouti (Bleeker, 1868) or Red-tipped grouper.

This beautiful picture was taken when diving in Indonesia, the size of these fish in this picture is about 50cm. It is interesting that adult animals appear to live in much greater depth than juvenile animals, which usually can be seen from 20-40 meters.

Order: perch (Perciformes)
Suborder: Real bass (Percoidei)
Family: Serranidae (Serranidae)
Subfamily: groupers (Epinephelinae)
Tribus: Epinephelini
Genus: Epinephelus
Species: E. retouti

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