This is a general hint!
Mycteroperca bonaci has a harmful toxin.
As a rule, animals with a harmful poison do not pose any danger in normal Aquarieaner everyday life. Read the following husbandry information and comments from aquarists who already keep Mycteroperca bonaci in their aquarium to get a better picture about the possible danger. However, please be careful when using Mycteroperca bonaci. Every human reacts differently to poisons.
If you suspect that you have come into contact with the poison, please contact your doctor or the poison emergency call.
The phone number of the poison emergency call can be found here:
Overview Worldwide: eapcct.org
Special thanks for the foto to David Brayn, USA.
Western Atlantic: Bermuda and Massachusetts, USA to southern Brazil, including the southern Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean.
Adults are unknown from the northeastern coast of the USA.
A solitary species inhabiting rocky and coral reefs. Adults feed primarily on fishes; juveniles mainly on crustaceans.
Oviparous. A protogynous hermaphrodite.
Forms spawning aggregations. Common but difficult to approach.