Mycteroperca bonaci

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Synonyms for Mycteroperca bonaci

large dark grouper with a thick head and rough scales

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Observations at a multispecies parrotfish (Scaridae) spawning aggregation site at Bermuda with notes on the predation behavior of black grouper (Mycteroperca bonaci).
Reproduction in the protogynous black grouper (Mycteroperca bonaci (Poey)) from the southern Gulf of Mexico.
Age, growth, and reproduction of black grouper, Mycteroperca bonaci, in Florida waters.
Artisanal fishing is the main economic activity of this municipality, producing a wide variety of commercially important marine fish, such as the flying fish, Hirundichthys affinis; dolphinfish, Coryphaena hippurus; yellowfin tuna, Thunnus albacares; black grouper, Mycteroperca bonaci; lane snapper, Lutjanus synagris; mutton snapper, L.
guttata Probopyrus Leander andalicola tenuicornis, Paraclimenes iridecens Alcirona krebsii Apogon binotatus, Scorpaena bergi Excorallana costata Mycteroperca bonaci Excorallana tricornis Anisotremus virginicus, Dasyatis americana, D.
Evidence from Belize indicates that black grouper (Mycteroperca bonaci) form numerous medium-size aggregations (<200 individuals) at various locations among offshore atolls (Paz and Sedberry, 2008).
Squatinidae Argentine conger Conger orbignianus, Congridae Myrophis punctatus, Ophichthidae Raneya brasiliensis Ophidiidae Argentine croaker Umbrina canosai Sciaenidae Argentine goatfish Mullus argentinae Mullidae Argentine hake Merluccius hubbsi Phycidae Argentine red shrimp Pleoticus muelleri Penaeidae Argentine stiletto Artemesia longinaris Penaeidae shrimp Atlantic bigeye Priacanthus arenatus Priacantidae Banded croaker Paralonchurus brasiliensis Sciaenidae Blue runner Caranx crysos Carangidae Bluewing searobin Prionotus punctatus Triglidae Brazilian codling Urophycis brasiliensis Phycidae Brazilian flathead Percophis brasiliensis Percophidae Codling Urophycis mystacea Phycidae Comb grouper Mycteroperca bonaci, M.
Actually, the speargun is one of the gears used in the Yucatan for catching this and other grouper species, such as the black grouper, Mycteroperca bonaci.
Common name Scientific name Albacora Thunnus spp., Thunnus atlanticus, Thunnus obesus Arioco Lutjanus synagris Badejo Mycteroperca interstitialis, Mycteroperca bonaci Bagre Bagre spp., Arius spp.
flavolimbatus (7.3%); black grouper, Mycteroperca bonaci (6.3%); and gag grouper, M.
Shallow-water grouper include red, Epinephelus morio; gag, Mycteroperca microlepis; black, Mycteroperca bonaci; yellowfin, Mycteroperca venenosa; yellowmouth, Mycteroperca interstitialis; rock hind, Epinephelus adscensionis; red hind, Epinephelus guttatus; and scamp, Mycteroperca phenax.
Chesapeake Bight Black sea bass, pinfish, Lagodon rhomboides; scup, cunner, red hake, gray triggerfish, black grouper, Mycteroperca bonaci; smooth dogfish, Mustelus canis; summer flounder, scads, Decapterus sp.; bluefish, and amberjack, Seriola dumerili, have been reported as common over these reefs (Feigenbaum et al., 1985; Chee (1)).
Abstract--An analysis was made of sexual pattern, spawning season, sizes at sexual maturation, and sex change in black grouper (Mycteroperca bonaci) from the southern Gulf of Mexico.
The black grouper (Mycteroperca bonaci) is one of the 20 most commonly sought serranid fishes in the tropical western Atlantic region (Sadovy, 1994).
In September 1983 minimum size limits of 12 inches (30.5 cm) were established for black grouper, Mycteroperca bonaci; and yellowtail snapper, Ocyurus crysurus; for Federal waters ([is greater than] 3 n.mi.