Tag: Brown-Marbled Grouper (Rock Cod)

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Brown-Marbled Grouper (Epinephelus Fuscoguttatus)

The cavernous mouth of the Brown-Marbled Grouper (Epinephelus Fuscoguttatus) with its rows of small, backward pointing teeth, is the last sight that many small reef creatures will see.
As with most Grouper species, the Brown-Marbled Grouper captures prey by opening its mouth rapidly, causing a vacuum which sucks the victim in.

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Brown-Marbled Grouper (Epinephelus Fuscoguttatus) with Glass Cleaner Shrimps (Urocaridella Antonbruunii)

This photo, taken at Sail Rock, shows a Brown-Marbled Grouper (Epinephelus Fuscoguttatus) that has entered a crevice inhabited by some

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Brown-Marbled Grouper (Epinephelus Fuscoguttatus)

This photo, taken at Sail Rock shows most of the distinguishing features of the Brown-Marbled Grouper (Epinephelus Fuscoguttatus).