Tag: Epinephelus areolatus

Areolate Grouper/Rock-Cod. Also known as: Square-Tail Grouper/Rock-Cod, Yellow-Spotted Grouper/Rock-Cod.

Areolate Grouper/Rock-Cod. Also known as: Square-Tail Grouper/Rock-Cod, Yellow-Spotted Grouper/Rock-Cod.
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Areolate Grouper juvenile (Epinephelus Areolatus)

This tiny juvenile Grouper is almost certainly an Areolate Grouper (Epinephelus Areolatus) as the distinctive white margin on the caudal fin suggests.

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Areolate Grouper (Epinephelus Areolatus)

This Areolate Grouper (Epinephelus Areolatus) was photographed at a depth of around 40m at Sail Rock.

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Areolate Grouper (Epinephelus areolatus)

An Areolate Grouper (Epinephelus areolatus) showing its distinctive features ie: brownish/yellow spots on an overall pale body and in particular, the white margin at the rear of the caudal fin.